Reclamation of the illegal dump for sustainable development the environment in Sverdlovo of Leningrad Oblast’, Russia
1 Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, 195251 Polytechnicheskaya str. 29, St. Petersburg, Russia
2 Leibniz-Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research, 15374 Eberswalder Straße 84, Müncheberg, Germany
* Corresponding author: firstname.lastname@example.org
Illegal dumping is dumping of any waste such as oil, furniture, appliances, trash, litter or landscaping cuttings, upon any land of state, city, village or private ownership without consent of the owner. Illegal dumping has a great negative and fatal impact on our environment and all living organisms both fauna and flora. It also exposes people to various risks of chemicals (fluids or dust) and is a big threat to all under-ground and surface water resources. Illegal dumps also attract all kinds of bugs such as rodents and insects. For example, illegal dumps with waste tires provide a practically perfect place for mosquitoes to breed. Mosquitoes can multiply 100 times faster than normal in the warm, stagnant water in waste tires. Exemplary for the illegal dump in Sverdlovo of Leningrad Oblast’ the main purpose of this article is to offer a possible option for the remediation of contaminated area.
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