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Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2015, 12(3), 3358-3359; doi:10.3390/ijerph120303358

Comments on Triassi et al. Environmental Pollution from Illegal Waste Disposal and Health Effects: A Review on the “Triangle of Death”. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2015, 12, 1216–1236

Faculty of Pharmacy and Medicine, University of Salerno, Via Salvatore Allende, 84081 Baronissi Salerno, Italy
Academic Editor: Paul B. Tchounwou
Received: 28 February 2015 / Accepted: 16 March 2015 / Published: 19 March 2015
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A recent paper was published on Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health addressing the so-called “Triangle of Death” linked to waste crisis in the Southern Italy [1]. Three decades of illegal waste management including uncontrolled disposal of toxic and industrial material, land filling and unauthorized incineration have transformed these Italian areas, into the poisoned dustbin of the country, the “Triangle of Death” also called “Land of Fires” [2,3], characterized by the presence of a widespread organized crime, a huge social and economic disintegration, a high population density with large migration flows. [...] View Full-Text
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Bifulco, M. Comments on Triassi et al. Environmental Pollution from Illegal Waste Disposal and Health Effects: A Review on the “Triangle of Death”. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2015, 12, 1216–1236. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2015, 12, 3358-3359.

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