Yulia Nevskaya : Nobody lives there The waste reformation project started in Russia in January 2019 as a result of the ongoing crisis. The government has decided to dump the solid household waste from Moscow in the hinterlands instead of constructing recycling facilities. It was mentioned, that nobody lived on these territories. But that is not true. The first construction of a garbage dump started last summer at the Shyes railway station (1200 km from Moscow). The waste from Moscow will be daily delivered there by trains. Local inhabitants have initiated protests because they are afraid of the environmental consequences […]
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