Worst known radioaktive dump in Johannesburg

Team DNTC, 26. Sep. 2019

“There are 400,000 people in the area who are subjected to this environment and yet the government is unwilling to consider the health impact.” Waste rock from hundreds of mines that have been developed over the years has been deposited around Johannesburg in mounds that cover a combined area of 400,000 square kilometres and can be as many as 10 stories high.

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