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HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/UKRAINE
RTX7JK8D
May 19, 2020
Employees of a company offering services related to the disposal of industrial and hazardous waste place...
Kiev, Ukraine
Employees of a waste disposal company place a box with used protective face masks and gloves into an...
Employees of a company offering services related to the disposal of industrial and hazardous waste place a box containing used protective face masks and gloves into an incinerator, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Kiev, Ukraine May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/UKRAINE
RTX7JK7W
May 19, 2020
Employees of a company offering services related to the disposal of industrial and hazardous waste place...
Kiev, Ukraine
Employees of a waste disposal company place a box containing used protective face masks and gloves into...
Employees of a company offering services related to the disposal of industrial and hazardous waste place a box containing used protective face masks and gloves into an incinerator, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Kiev, Ukraine May 19, 2020. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
FRANCE-PROTESTS/PENSIONS-GARBAGE
RTS30SGR
February 04, 2020
Overflowing trash bins are seen in a street near the Eiffel Tower as waste incineration plants go on...
Paris, France
Waste incineration plants go on strike in Paris
Overflowing trash bins are seen in a street near the Eiffel Tower as waste incineration plants go on strike in Paris, France, February 4, 2020. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
FRANCE-PROTESTS/PENSIONS-GARBAGE
RTS30SGQ
February 04, 2020
Overflowing trash bins are seen near a metro station as waste incineration plants go on strike in Paris,...
Paris, France
Waste incineration plants go on strike in Paris
Overflowing trash bins are seen near a metro station as waste incineration plants go on strike in Paris, France, February 4, 2020. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
HEALTH-EBOLA/CONGO-SURVIVORS
RTS2RO0S
October 18, 2019
A health worker burns food waste of Ebola patients, removed from Biosecure Emergency Care Units at incineration...
Katwa, Congo, the Democratic Republic of the
The Wider Image: Ebola survivors battle grief and stigma in eastern Congo
A health worker burns food waste of Ebola patients, removed from Biosecure Emergency Care Units at incineration part of an Ebola treatment center (ETC) in Katwa, near Butembo, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, October 5, 2019. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra SEARCH "EBOLA ZOHRA" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES.
PHILIPPINES-CANADA/WASTE
RTS2IJOB
June 17, 2019
1200 degree Celsius flames incinerate waste in a large combustion chamber at the Vancouver Waste-To-Energy...
Burnaby, Canada
Flames incinerate waste in a large combustion chamber at the Vancouver Waste-To-Energy garbage facility...
1200 degree Celsius flames incinerate waste in a large combustion chamber at the Vancouver Waste-To-Energy garbage facility where garbage shipped from the Philippines will be processed, in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, June 17, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson
PHILIPPINES-CANADA/WASTE
RTS2IJL4
June 17, 2019
1200 degree Celsius flames incinerate waste in a large boiler at the Vancouver Waste-To-Energy garbage...
Burnaby, Canada
1200 degree Celsius flames incinerate waste in a large boiler at the Vancouver Waste-To-Energy garbage...
1200 degree Celsius flames incinerate waste in a large boiler at the Vancouver Waste-To-Energy garbage facility where garbage shipped from the Philippines will be processed, in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, June 17, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson
PHILIPPINES-CANADA/WASTE
RTS2IJKV
June 17, 2019
Garbage is dropped from a grappler into a hopper, where it will be fed into a combustion chamber and...
Burnaby, Canada
Garbage is dropped from a grappler into a hopper in Burnaby
Garbage is dropped from a grappler into a hopper, where it will be fed into a combustion chamber and incinerated at the Vancouver Waste-To-Energy garbage facility where garbage shipped from the Philippines will be processed, in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, June 17, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
PHILIPPINES-CANADA/WASTE
RTS2IJKH
June 17, 2019
Garbage sits in a storage pit before being loaded into hoppers and incinerated at the Vancouver Waste-To-Energy...
Burnaby, Canada
Garbage sits in a storage pit before being loaded into hoppers and incinerated at the Vancouver Waste-To-Energy...
Garbage sits in a storage pit before being loaded into hoppers and incinerated at the Vancouver Waste-To-Energy garbage facility, where garbage shipped from the Philippines will be processed, in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, June 17, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson
NORWAY-BUDGET/CARBONCAPTURE
RTS1JCKQ
November 10, 2017
A worker enters Klemetsrudanlegget AS waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo, Norway August 9, 2017....
Oslo, Norway
A worker enters Klemetsrudanlegget AS waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo
A worker enters Klemetsrudanlegget AS waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo, Norway August 9, 2017. Picture taken August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
NORWAY-BUDGET/CARBONCAPTURE
RTS1JCKN
November 10, 2017
Klemetsrudanlegget AS CEO Pal Mikkelsen talks to media at the waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo,...
Oslo, Norway
Klemetsrudanlegget AS CEO Mikkelsen talks to media at the waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo
Klemetsrudanlegget AS CEO Pal Mikkelsen talks to media at the waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo, Norway August 9, 2017. Picture taken August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
NORWAY-BUDGET/CARBONCAPTURE
RTS1JCK8
November 10, 2017
A view of the Klemetsrudanlegget AS waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo, Norway August 9, 2017....
Oslo, Norway
A view of Klemetsrudanlegget AS waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo
A view of the Klemetsrudanlegget AS waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo, Norway August 9, 2017. Picture taken August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
NORWAYÐBUDGET/CARBONCAPTURE
RTS1JCIX
November 10, 2017
Klemetsrudanlegget AS CEO Pal Mikkelsen talks to media at the waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo,...
Oslo, Norway
Klemetsrudanlegget AS CEO Mikkelsen talks to media at the waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo
Klemetsrudanlegget AS CEO Pal Mikkelsen talks to media at the waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo, Norway August 9, 2017. Picture taken August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
NORWAYÐBUDGET/CARBONCAPTURE
RTS1JCIU
November 10, 2017
A worker enters Klemetsrudanlegget AS waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo, Norway August 9, 2017....
Oslo, Norway
A worker enters Klemetsrudanlegget AS waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo
A worker enters Klemetsrudanlegget AS waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo, Norway August 9, 2017. Picture taken August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
NORWAYÐBUDGET/CARBONCAPTURE
RTS1JCIS
November 10, 2017
A view of the Klemetsrudanlegget AS waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo, Norway August 9, 2017....
Oslo, Norway
A view of Klemetsrudanlegget AS waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo
A view of the Klemetsrudanlegget AS waste to energy incinerator plant in Oslo, Norway August 9, 2017. Picture taken August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
CLIMATECHANGE-GEOENGINEERING/
RTX3CX2Y
July 26, 2017
A facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG is placed on the roof of a waste incinerating...
Hinwil, Switzerland
Facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG in Hinwil
A facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG is placed on the roof of a waste incinerating plant in Hinwil, Switzerland July 18, 2017. Picture taken July 18, 2017. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
CLIMATECHANGE-GEOENGINEERING/
RTX3CX2X
July 26, 2017
A facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG is placed on the roof of a waste incinerating...
Hinwil, Switzerland
Facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG in Hinwil
A facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG is placed on the roof of a waste incinerating plant in Hinwil, Switzerland July 18, 2017. Picture taken July 18, 2017. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
CLIMATECHANGE-GEOENGINEERING/
RTX3CX2V
July 26, 2017
A facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG is placed on the roof of a waste incinerating...
Hinwil, Switzerland
Facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG in Hinwil
A facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG is placed on the roof of a waste incinerating plant in Hinwil, Switzerland July 18, 2017. Picture taken July 18, 2017. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
CLIMATECHANGE-GEOENGINEERING/
RTX3CX2U
July 26, 2017
A facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG is placed on the roof of a waste incinerating...
Hinwil, Switzerland
Facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG in Hinwil
A facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG is placed on the roof of a waste incinerating plant in Hinwil, Switzerland July 18, 2017. Picture taken July 18, 2017. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
CLIMATECHANGE-GEOENGINEERING/
RTX3CX2R
July 26, 2017
A facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG is placed on the roof of a waste incinerating...
Hinwil, Switzerland
Facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG in Hinwil
A facility for capturing CO2 from air of Swiss Climeworks AG is placed on the roof of a waste incinerating plant in Hinwil, Switzerland July 18, 2017. Picture taken July 18, 2017. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
GLOBAL-ENVIRONMENT/
RTX39TAQ
June 09, 2017
The chimney of Spittelau waste incineration plant, designed by late Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser,...
Vienna, Austria
The chimney of Spittelau waste incineration plant is seen in Vienna
The chimney of Spittelau waste incineration plant, designed by late Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser, is seen in Vienna, Austria, June 9, 2017. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader
GLOBAL-ENVIRONMENT/
RTX39TA5
June 09, 2017
The chimney of Spittelau waste incineration plant, designed by late Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser,...
Vienna, Austria
The chimney of Spittelau waste incineration plant is seen in Vienna
The chimney of Spittelau waste incineration plant, designed by late Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser, is seen in Vienna, Austria, June 9, 2017. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader
CHINA-ENVIRONMENT/
RTX33IGT
March 31, 2017
A clamshell shovel carries kitchen waste at a garbage incineration plant on the outskirts of Beijing,...
Beijing, China
A clamshell shovel carries kitchen waste at a garbage incineration plant on the outskirts of Beijing,...
A clamshell shovel carries kitchen waste at a garbage incineration plant on the outskirts of Beijing, China March 30, 2017. Picture taken on March 30, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Lee
CHINA-ENVIRONMENT/
RTX33IGR
March 31, 2017
A clamshell shovel prepares to carry kitchen waste at a garbage incineration plant on the outskirts of...
Beijing, China
A clamshell shovel prepares to carry kitchen waste at a garbage incineration plant on the outskirts of...
A clamshell shovel prepares to carry kitchen waste at a garbage incineration plant on the outskirts of Beijing, China March 30, 2017. Picture taken on March 30, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Lee
CHINA-ENVIRONMENT/
RTX33IGJ
March 31, 2017
A worker drives a BYD electric truck carrying kitchen waste to a refuse incineration plant at a garbage...
Beijing, China
A worker drives a BYD electric truck carrying kitchen waste to a refuse incineration plant at a garbage...
A worker drives a BYD electric truck carrying kitchen waste to a refuse incineration plant at a garbage transfer station in Beijing, China March 30, 2017. Picture taken on March 30, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Lee
CLIMATECHANGE-TRASH/
RTX23XE1
January 25, 2016
A general view of the Klemetsrud incinerator in Oslo, Norway, January 25, 2016. Oslo's main waste incinerator...
Oslo, Norway
A general view of the Klemetsrud incinerator in Oslo
A general view of the Klemetsrud incinerator in Oslo, Norway, January 25, 2016. Oslo's main waste incinerator began the world's first experiment to capture carbon dioxide from the fumes of burning rubbish on Monday, hoping to develop technology to enlist the world's trash in slowing global warming. REUTERS/Alister Doyle
CLIMATECHANGE-TRASH/
RTX23XDY
January 25, 2016
A general view of the Klemetsrud incinerator in Oslo, Norway, January 25, 2016. Oslo's main waste incinerator...
Oslo, Norway
A general view of the Klemetsrud incinerator in Oslo
A general view of the Klemetsrud incinerator in Oslo, Norway, January 25, 2016. Oslo's main waste incinerator began the world's first experiment to capture carbon dioxide from the fumes of burning rubbish on Monday, hoping to develop technology to enlist the world's trash in slowing global warming. REUTERS/Alister Doyle
CLIMATECHANGE-TRASH/
RTX23XDV
January 25, 2016
Oslo Mayor Marianne Borgen (R) and city council members Geir Lippestad (L) and Lan Marie Nguyen Berg...
Oslo, Norway
Oslo Mayor Borgen and city council members Lippestad and Nguyen Berg start the Klemetsrud incinerator...
Oslo Mayor Marianne Borgen (R) and city council members Geir Lippestad (L) and Lan Marie Nguyen Berg (C) start the Klemetsrud incinerator in Oslo, Norway, January 25, 2016. Oslo's main waste incinerator began the world's first experiment to capture carbon dioxide from the fumes of burning rubbish on Monday, hoping to develop technology to enlist the world's trash in slowing global warming. REUTERS/Alister Doyle
COSTA-RICA-PROTEST/
RTX1ROUR
September 08, 2015
An activist puts garbage in front the presidential house, to protest a decree signed by Costa Rica's...
San Jose, Costa Rica
Activist puts garbage in front the presidential house, to protest a decree signed by Costa Rica's President...
An activist puts garbage in front the presidential house, to protest a decree signed by Costa Rica's President Luis Guillermo Solis allowing the incineration of solid waste to produce electricity, in San Jose, Costa Rica, September 8, 2015. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate
COSTA-RICA-PROTEST/
RTX1ROUB
September 08, 2015
An activist puts garbage in front the presidential house, to protest a decree signed by Costa Rica's...
San Jose, Costa Rica
Activist puts garbage in front the presidential house, to protest a decree signed by Costa Rica's President...
An activist puts garbage in front the presidential house, to protest a decree signed by Costa Rica's President Luis Guillermo Solis allowing the incineration of solid waste to produce electricity, in San Jose, Costa Rica, September 8, 2015. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate
COSTA-RICA-PROTEST/
RTX1ROU3
September 08, 2015
An activist puts garbage in front the presidential house, to protest a decree signed by Costa Rica's...
San Jose, Costa Rica
Activist puts garbage in front the presidential house, to protest a decree signed by Costa Rica's President...
An activist puts garbage in front the presidential house, to protest a decree signed by Costa Rica's President Luis Guillermo Solis allowing the incineration of solid waste to produce electricity, in San Jose, Costa Rica, September 8, 2015. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate
HONGKONG/
RTR3P99Z
May 15, 2014
A man walks past a rotary kiln, where ivory tusks are being incinerated together with other chemical...
Hong Kong, China
A man walks past a rotary kiln, where ivory tusks are being incinerated at a chemical waste treatment...
A man walks past a rotary kiln, where ivory tusks are being incinerated together with other chemical waste, at a chemical waste treatment centre in Hong Kong May 15, 2014. A 28-ton stockpile of confiscated ivory began to burn in Hong Kong on Thursday, in a process that could take a year or more, according to local media. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu (CHINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ANIMALS CRIME LAW)
HONGKONG/
RTR3P96L
May 15, 2014
A worker looks at screens showing the incineration process of confiscated ivory at a control room in...
Hong Kong, China
A worker looks at screens showing the incineration process of confiscated ivory at a control room in...
A worker looks at screens showing the incineration process of confiscated ivory at a control room in a chemical waste treatment centre in Hong Kong May 15, 2014. A 28-ton stockpile of confiscated ivory began to burn in Hong Kong on Thursday, in a process that could take a year or more, according to local media. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu (CHINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ANIMALS CRIME LAW)
HONGKONG/
RTR3P967
May 15, 2014
A worker looks at screens showing the incineration process of confiscated ivory at a control room in...
Hong Kong, China
A worker looks at screens showing the incineration process of confiscated ivory at a control room in...
A worker looks at screens showing the incineration process of confiscated ivory at a control room in a chemical waste treatment centre in Hong Kong May 15, 2014. A 28-ton stockpile of confiscated ivory began to burn in Hong Kong on Thursday, in a process that could take a year or more, according to local media. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu (CHINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ANIMALS CRIME LAW)
CHINA-PROTESTS/
RTR3OM7D
May 11, 2014
Riot police stand by the side of the road at the entrance of Yuhang town after a night of riots, west...
YUHANG, China
Riot police stand by the side of the road at the entrance of Yuhang town after a night of riots, west...
Riot police stand by the side of the road at the entrance of Yuhang town after a night of riots, west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province May 11, 2014. A government in eastern China will shelve plans to build a huge waste incinerator if it does not have popular support, in an apparent victory for protesters who had clashed with police saying they feared the plant would damage their health. Choking smog blankets many Chinese cities and the environmental degradation resulting from the country's breakneck economic growth is angering its increasingly well-educated and affluent population. The latest demonstrations, which have lasted more than two weeks, turned violent on Saturday, with hundreds of police descending on to the streets of Yuhang, close to the tourist city of Hangzhou. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (CHINA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
CHINA-PROTESTS/
RTR3OM6Z
May 11, 2014
A police officer stands at the entrance to Yuhang town after a night of riots, west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang...
YUHANG, China
Police officer stands at the entrance to Yuhang town after a night of riots, west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang...
A police officer stands at the entrance to Yuhang town after a night of riots, west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province May 11, 2014. A government in eastern China will shelve plans to build a huge waste incinerator if it does not have popular support, in an apparent victory for protesters who had clashed with police saying they feared the plant would damage their health. Choking smog blankets many Chinese cities and the environmental degradation resulting from the country's breakneck economic growth is angering its increasingly well-educated and affluent population. The latest demonstrations, which have lasted more than two weeks, turned violent on Saturday, with hundreds of police descending on to the streets of Yuhang, close to the tourist city of Hangzhou. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (CHINA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
CHINA-PROTESTS/
RTR3OM6Q
May 11, 2014
A police officer walks along the entrance to Yuhang town after a night of riots, west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang...
YUHANG, China
Police officer walks along the entrance to Yuhang town after a night of riots, west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang...
A police officer walks along the entrance to Yuhang town after a night of riots, west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province May 11, 2014. A government in eastern China will shelve plans to build a huge waste incinerator if it does not have popular support, in an apparent victory for protesters who had clashed with police saying they feared the plant would damage their health. Choking smog blankets many Chinese cities and the environmental degradation resulting from the country's breakneck economic growth is angering its increasingly well-educated and affluent population. The latest demonstrations, which have lasted more than two weeks, turned violent on Saturday, with hundreds of police descending on to the streets of Yuhang, close to the tourist city of Hangzhou. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (CHINA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
CHINA-PROTESTS/
RTR3OM60
May 11, 2014
Riot police stand by the side of the road at the entrance of Yuhang town after a night of riots west...
YUHANG, China
Riot police stand by the side of the road at the entrance of Yuhang town after a night of riots
Riot police stand by the side of the road at the entrance of Yuhang town after a night of riots west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province May 11, 2014. A government in eastern China will shelve plans to build a huge waste incinerator if it does not have popular support, in an apparent victory for protesters who had clashed with police saying they feared the plant would damage their health. Choking smog blankets many Chinese cities and the environmental degradation resulting from the country's breakneck economic growth is angering its increasingly well-educated and affluent population. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (CHINA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
CHINA-PROTESTS/
RTR3OM5U
May 11, 2014
Riot police stand by the side of the road at the entrance of Yuhang town after a night of riots west...
YUHANG, China
Riot police stand by the side of the road at the entrance of Yuhang town after a night of riots
Riot police stand by the side of the road at the entrance of Yuhang town after a night of riots west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province May 11, 2014. A government in eastern China will shelve plans to build a huge waste incinerator if it does not have popular support, in an apparent victory for protesters who had clashed with police saying they feared the plant would damage their health. Choking smog blankets many Chinese cities and the environmental degradation resulting from the country's breakneck economic growth is angering its increasingly well-educated and affluent population. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (CHINA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
PERU/
RTR3N4G1
April 29, 2014
Anti-narcotic workers wait as bags containing cocaine are burnt during a drug incineration in Lima, April...
Lima, Peru
Anti-narcotic workers wait as bags containing cocaine are burnt during a drug incineration in Lima
Anti-narcotic workers wait as bags containing cocaine are burnt during a drug incineration in Lima, April 29, 2014. About 11 tons of drugs including cocaine, cocaine paste, marijuana and opium, seized during police operations held between December 2013 and April 2014 were incinerated, according to the Interior Ministry. The sign reads "General direction against organized crime". REUTERS/Mariana Bazo (PERU - Tags: CRIME LAW DRUGS SOCIETY)
CHINA-POLLUTION/INVESTMENT
RTXY1ME
March 29, 2013
A resident throws a bag of household garbage into an open garbage room, where it will be burned, beside...
Beijing, China
A resident throws a bag of household garbage into an open garbage room in Beijing
A resident throws a bag of household garbage into an open garbage room, where it will be burned, beside a road at a village in Beijing March 24, 2013. China will spend 100 billion yuan ($16 billion) over three years to deal with Beijing's pollution, an official newspaper reported on Friday, as the government tries to defuse mounting public anger over environmental degradation. Picture taken March 24, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT BUSINESS POLITICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
ITALY-VOTE/REGIONS
RTR3E4BJ
February 22, 2013
Plastic sheeting is pictured at the A2A rubbish incinerator of Acerra February 22, 2013. Italy is nearing...
Acerra, Italy
Plastic sheeting is pictured at the A2A rubbish incinerator of Acerra
Plastic sheeting is pictured at the A2A rubbish incinerator of Acerra February 22, 2013. Italy is nearing election day but you would have a hard time noticing it in Acerra, a scruffy industrial town just outside Naples, best known for housing one of the largest rubbish incinerators in Europe. The atmosphere in Acerra reflects the silence from the main political parties, none of which has paid much more than token lip service during the campaign to the increasingly desperate situation in the south of the country, home to one Italian in three. To match Insight ITALY-VOTE/REGIONS REUTERS/ Alessandro Bianchi ( ITALY - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS SOCIETY)
PHILIPPINES/
RTR30MGT
April 12, 2012
A Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) agent watches workers load bricks of marijuana and expired...
Manila, Philippines
A Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) agent watches workers load bricks of marijuana and expired...
A Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) agent watches workers load bricks of marijuana and expired medicines into a thermal decomposition unit at the Integrated Waste Management Incorporated (IWMI) in Trece Martirez town, Cavite city, south of Manila April 12, 2012. The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency will destroy 261 kilograms (575.4 pounds) and 301 litres (79.5 gallons) of dangerous drugs worth 807 million pesos (US$ 19 million), according to local media. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco (PHILIPPINES - Tags: POLITICS CRIME LAW DRUGS SOCIETY)
YEMEN/
RTR2YM6F
February 29, 2012
An employee of the public prosecutor's office, the Department of Criminal Evidence, looks at illegal...
Sanaa, Yemen
Employee of the public prosecutor's office, the Department of Criminal Evidence, looks at illegal drugs,...
An employee of the public prosecutor's office, the Department of Criminal Evidence, looks at illegal drugs, which are to be set on fire, in Sanaa February 29, 2012. Yemeni authorities on Wednesday burned more than four tons of hashish and 4.6 million tablets of Captagon, which weighed 16kg (35 pounds). REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi (YEMEN - Tags: DRUGS SOCIETY)
INDIA/
RTR2URWD
December 03, 2011
Smoke rises from a chimney of a garbage processing plant on the outskirts of the northern Indian city...
MASTGARH, India
Smoke rises from chimney of a garbage processing plant on the outskirts of Chandigarh
Smoke rises from a chimney of a garbage processing plant on the outskirts of the northern Indian city of Chandigarh December 3, 2011. REUTERS/Ajay Verma (INDIA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT)
SWITZERLAND/
RTR2SKIB
October 12, 2011
Members of the Swiss Inter-Professional trade union UNIA protest in front of the construction site of...
Bern, Switzerland
Members of the Swiss Inter-Professional trade union UNIA protest in front of the construction site of...
Members of the Swiss Inter-Professional trade union UNIA protest in front of the construction site of a waste incineration plant (Kehrichtverbrennungsanlage KVA) against low salaries of foreign workers in Bern October 7, 2011. REUTERS/Michael Buholzer (SWITZERLAND)
SWITZERLAND/
RTR2SKI9
October 12, 2011
Members of the Swiss Inter-Professional trade union UNIA protest in front of the construction site of...
Bern, Switzerland
Members of the Swiss Inter-Professional trade union UNIA protest in front of the construction site of...
Members of the Swiss Inter-Professional trade union UNIA protest in front of the construction site of a waste incineration plant against low salaries of foreign workers in Bern October 7, 2011. REUTERS/Michael Buholzer (SWITZERLAND)
SWITZERLAND/
RTR2SKI7
October 12, 2011
Members of the Swiss Inter-Professional trade union UNIA hold banners as they protest in front of the...
Bern, Switzerland
Members of the Swiss Inter-Professional trade union UNIA protest in front of the construction site of...
Members of the Swiss Inter-Professional trade union UNIA hold banners as they protest in front of the construction site of a waste incineration plant against low salaries of foreign workers in Bern October 7, 2011. The writing reads "Stop wage dumping and no 60-hours week. And more protection!". REUTERS/Michael Buholzer (SWITZERLAND - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT CIVIL UNREST)
SWITZERLAND/
RTR2SC6N
October 07, 2011
Members of the Swiss Inter-Professional trade union UNIA hold banners as they protest in front of the...
Bern, Switzerland
Members of UNIA protest in front of the construction site of a waste incineration plant against low salaries...
Members of the Swiss Inter-Professional trade union UNIA hold banners as they protest in front of the construction site of a waste incineration plant against low salaries of foreign workers in Bern October 7, 2011. The writing reads "Stop wage dumping and no 60-hours week". REUTERS/Michael Buholzer (SWITZERLAND - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT CIVIL UNREST)
PERU/
RTR2ROGB
September 22, 2011
An anti-narcotics worker burns a bag containing cocaine during a drug incineration in Lima September...
Lima, Peru
An anti-narcotics worker burns a bag containing cocaine during a drug incineration in Lima
An anti-narcotics worker burns a bag containing cocaine during a drug incineration in Lima September 22, 2011. More than six tons of drugs including cocaine paste, marijuana, cocaine and opium seized during police operations held between July and September were incinerated. REUTERS/Enrique Castro-Mendivil (PERU - Tags: CRIME LAW DRUGS SOCIETY)
GREECE/
RTR2PD6G
July 28, 2011
A Greenpeace activist holds fake bank notes featuring Greek Environment Minister George Papaconstantinou...
Athens, Greece
A Greenpeace activist holds fake bank notes outside Environment Ministry in Athens
A Greenpeace activist holds fake bank notes featuring Greek Environment Minister George Papaconstantinou outside the Environment Ministry in Athens July 28, 2011. Greenpeace activists demonstrated on Thursday outside the Environment Ministry against the use of oil, lignite fuel and waste incineration. REUTERS/John Kolesidis (GREECE - Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS ENVIRONMENT)
GREECE/
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July 28, 2011
Greenpeace activists pretend to burn fake bank notes outside the Environment Ministry in Athens July...
Athens, Greece
Greenpeace activists pretend to burn fake bank notes outside the Environment Ministry in Athens
Greenpeace activists pretend to burn fake bank notes outside the Environment Ministry in Athens July 28, 2011. Greenpeace activists demonstrated on Thursday outside the Environment Ministry against the use of oil, lignite fuel and waste incineration. The banners read, "Don't burn our money". REUTERS/John Kolesidis (GREECE - Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS ENVIRONMENT)
GREECE/
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July 28, 2011
A Greenpeace activist wearing a mask featuring Greek Environment Minister George Papaconstantinou (C)...
Athens, Greece
Greenpeace activist wearing mask featuring Greek Environment Minister Papaconstantinou pretends to burn...
A Greenpeace activist wearing a mask featuring Greek Environment Minister George Papaconstantinou (C) pretends to burn fake bank notes outside the Environment Ministry in Athens July 28, 2011. Greenpeace activists demonstrated on Thursday outside the Environment Ministry against the use of oil, lignite fuel and waste incineration. The banners read, "Don't burn our money". REUTERS/John Kolesidis (GREECE - Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS ENVIRONMENT)
GREECE/
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July 28, 2011
A Greenpeace activist wearing a mask featuring Greek Environment Minister George Papaconstantinou holds...
Athens, Greece
A Greenpeace activist wearing a mask featuring Greek Environment Minister Papaconstantinou holds fake...
A Greenpeace activist wearing a mask featuring Greek Environment Minister George Papaconstantinou holds fake bank notes outside Environment Ministry in Athens July 28, 2011. Greenpeace activists demonstrated on Thursday outside the Environment Ministry against the use of oil, lignite fuel and waste incineration. The word on the model of a furnace reads, "Lignite" REUTERS/John Kolesidis (GREECE - Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS ENVIRONMENT)
TAMOIL-UN/
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March 07, 2011
Smoke from the burning of household waste is seen at the SATOM incinerator in Collombey in southern Switzerland...
COLLOMBEY, Switzerland
Smoke from the burning of household waste is seen at the SATOM incinerator in Collombey in southern Switzerland...
Smoke from the burning of household waste is seen at the SATOM incinerator in Collombey in southern Switzerland March 6, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse (SWITZERLAND - Tags: ENERGY ENVIRONMENT)
TAMOIL-UN/
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March 07, 2011
Smoke from the burning of household waste is seen at the SATOM incinerator in Collombey in southern Switzerland...
COLLOMBEY, Switzerland
Smoke from the burning of household waste is seen at the SATOM incinerator in Collombey in southern Switzerland...
Smoke from the burning of household waste is seen at the SATOM incinerator in Collombey in southern Switzerland March 6, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse (SWITZERLAND - Tags: ENERGY ENVIRONMENT)
TAMOIL-UN/
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March 07, 2011
Smoke from the burning of household waste is seen at the SATOM incinerator in Collombey in southern Switzerland...
COLLOMBEY, Switzerland
Smoke from the burning of household waste is seen at the SATOM incinerator in Collombey in southern Switzerland...
Smoke from the burning of household waste is seen at the SATOM incinerator in Collombey in southern Switzerland March 6, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse (SWITZERLAND - Tags: ENERGY ENVIRONMENT IMAGES OF THE DAY)
TAMOIL-UN/
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March 06, 2011
Smoke from the burning of household waste is seen at the SATOM incinerator in Collombey in southern Switzerland...
COLLOMBEY, Switzerland
A refinery of the Libyan/Swiss-owned Tamoil company is pictured in Collombey in southern Switzerland
Smoke from the burning of household waste is seen at the SATOM incinerator in Collombey in southern Switzerland March 6, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse (SWITZERLAND - Tags: ENERGY ENVIRONMENT)
FRANCE/
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September 22, 2010
Water vapour billows from smokestacks at the incineration plant of Ivry-sur-Seine, near Paris September...
IVRY SUR SEINE, France
Water vapour billows from smokestacks at the incineration plant of Ivry-sur-Seine
Water vapour billows from smokestacks at the incineration plant of Ivry-sur-Seine, near Paris September 22, 2010. REUTERS/Charles Platiau (FRANCE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT)
THAILAND
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September 13, 2010
Thai waste disposal officials transfer more than 240 barrels containing 50 tonnes (110,231 lbs) of Safrole,...
Samut Prakarn, Thailand
Thai waste disposal officials transfer more than 240 barrels containing Safrole to be incinerated in...
Thai waste disposal officials transfer more than 240 barrels containing 50 tonnes (110,231 lbs) of Safrole, a precursor for the manufacture of the party drug ecstasy, to be incinerated in Samut Prakarn province bordering Bangkok September 13, 2010. The safrole, bound for the United States and China, was seized at a port three years ago by customs and anti-drugs officers, according to a media release by Thai customs. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang (THAILAND - Tags: SOCIETY CRIME LAW)
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