Because of the large amounts of waste that Naples has incurred, garbage will soon be moved to other regions in Italy. According to the governor of Campania, Naples will ship rubbish to Sicily, Puglia, Marche, Tuscany, Emilia Romagna and Lombardy.
But will this resolve this crisis?
Police escorts have recently begun accompanying garbage trucks because protestors have resorted to tipping over dumpsters, setting fire to the piles of waste and blocking traffic. Since this is a reoccurring problem and the issue has not been resolved, many blame the situation on technical failures with the lack of investment in additional landfill sites.
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