toxic waste dump


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Synonyms for toxic waste dump

a location where toxic wastes can be or have been disposed of (often illegally)

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This, in turn, requires sending those used filters to a toxic waste dump, too.
In late 1989, the state delegation of the Secretary of Urban Development and Ecology (Sedue) - since replaced by the Secretary of the Environment, Natural Resources and Fish - responded to complaints from residents of Mexquitic de Carmona County in San Luis Potosi by shutting down a toxic waste dump owned by a Mexican company, Technical Confinement of Industrial Wastes (Coterin).
A toxic waste dump near the San Joaquin Valley farming community of Kettleman City has agreed to pay $311,000 in fines for failing to report 72 hazardous materials spills over the last four years, the California Department of Toxic Substances Control recently announced.
Persimmon bosses need to ask themselves who would want to buy a house on a former toxic waste dump which had things like asbestos inside it?
TWO toddlers who lived above a toxic waste dump have both died of a rare blood cancer.
2) For the second time in five years, the NFL is considering a former toxic waste dump in Carson for a football stadium.
CONTROVERSIAL plans to create Britain's first underground toxic waste dump in Cheshire were given the goahead yesterday.
I doubt if attending nursery school for 24 hours a day would have prevented a single childhood leukaemia unless the school was sited well away from the toxic waste dump.
Greece informed the European Commission on 8 March that the toxic waste dump in Kouroupitos (Crete) had been closed down on 26 February and the Commission has confirmed that this is indeed the case.
If you do have a home lab, perhaps you could check it out sometime soon, and take anything that might be dangerous to the household toxic waste dump in your area.
Greece was fined by the European Court of Justice yesterday over a toxic waste dump close to a resort popular with British holidaymakers.
In December, for instance, the news media generated a small tidal wave of stories about Gore's supposed claim that he discovered the Love Canal toxic waste dump.
A TOXIC waste dump that lay hidden for more than 50 years has been unearthed beneath a city park.
Tomasky's left--the bad, screw-up left--will not be immediately recognizable to anyone who has ever joined a union picket line, or sat at a sidewalk table to register voters, or campaigned against the local toxic waste dump.
Last time Labor were in government they built the divisive north-south pipeline and tried to build a toxic waste dump in regional Victoria, Mr O Brien said.