ECOMAFIA The problem of waste disposal
Quantities: Total amount of waste = 100 billion t. Illegal disposal = 30 billion t. Costs: The illegal waste disposal is 10 times less expensive than the legal one
2) ITALIAN CONSTITUTION
?Art. 53 Up to 3 years of prison for everyone who makes an illegal disposal of waste.
3) CURRENT AFFAIRS: ? Tommaso Sodano, member of the waste disposal committee, said that the main target to achieve is the fight to illegal waste disposal. It is necessary to increase the administrative power of districts and to create a better legislation concerning the environment. But the “Pitellis case” and the “Red Jolly case”, show that the system doesn?t work properly. The situation is serious and we feel worried about it.