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1 Oct 2006

Author:
Blacksmith Institute [USA]

World's Worst Polluted Places 2006

[list includes: Chernobyl, Ukraine; Dzerzhinsk, Russia; Haina, Dominican Republic (closed down automobile battery recycling smelter); Kabwe, Zambia (copper smelters); La Oroya, Peru (mine & smelter owned by Doe Run [part of Renco]); Linfen, China (coal); Maiuu Suu, Kyrgyzstan; Norilsk, Russia (Norilsk Nickel smelter); Ranipet, India (tannery chemical waste); Rudnaya Pristan/Dalnegorsk, Russia (lead smelter)]

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