Daily Archives: June 19, 2016

Pollution continues in Cantumarca

Red Aclo reports in El Diario:

Pollution continues in Cantumarca

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Potosi (Red Aclo) .- Since years ago, the waste tailings dam of San Miguel, located at the top of Cantumarca, in an area of approximately 18 hectares, continue to pollute the community.

One of the settlers of the place said that “the dam long pollutes and is harmful to the health of people” “We breathe dust, we drink turbid water that also affects us, affects up to our eye sight and the Municipal Government are not mobilized, they do not know that is damaging our health greatly,” he said.

Residents of this community ask authorities to become aware that there are children in place that are being most affected.