Campania In-Felix (unhappy country)

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Alessandro Cannavacciuolo (cq), sits with piles of newspaper clippings and other documents of his families struggles with illegal toxic waste disposal on their farm in Acerra, Italy, Thursday, July 1, 2010. The Cannavacciuolo family has been destroyed by illegal toxic waste disposal and a government sponsored garbage incinerator which was constructed adjacent to their land. The families flock of sheep, of about 3000, died due to dioxin contamination. His uncle, Enzo Cannavacciuolo (cq), died shortly after, and tests show his body contained levels of dioxin, purins, and PCBs 30 times the amount allowed by the World Health Organization. The Cannavacciuolo family no longer earns money off the land which has been in their family for generations...PHOTO/ MATT NAGER
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