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The Casalesi clan of the Camorra control the  toxic waste racket in the  Compania region and are responsible for tons of  radioactive rubbish

 

By Euronews.

The Italian government has introduced an emergency law to stem the environmental damage caused by mafia-run illegal rubbish dumps.

Tests are being carried out on the toxicity of the land in the southern Campania region.

Agricultural products from the area are to undergo rigorous checks before being sanctioned for sale.

Beatrice Lorenzi is the Italian Health Minister: “The ban starts now, it is a immediate measure. The only way to put agricultural goods on the market is by carrying out checks. This shows our desire to get to the bottom of this and try to reassure the population that is living under great anxiety.”

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