Talking Europe

Toxic sludge: what lessons?

As the death toll from the Hungarian sludge keeps rising, environmentalists have warned that there are dozens of other "ticking toxic time bombs" in the region. The recent accident has once again highlighted the danger posed by obsolete heavy industrial plants inherited from the Communist era. 

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Guests:

Zita Gurmai
Hungarian MEP
Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats

Heidi Hautala
Finnish MEP
Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance

 

Presented by Christophe Robeet

Programme prepared by Soumaya Benaissa 

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