The Bouffa dump site in Etas area is reportedly in a very poor state as emerging reports have it that wastes and rubbish dumped there are poorly managed despite efforts to use appropriate waste management methods.
It is alleged the issue of negligence in waste handling and management practice and this careless attitude is creating health risk concerns.
The Daily Post has received reports of alleged improper and unprofessional control and management of the dump site resulting in this very poor state.
It has been alleged that sewage trucks could no longer reach the human waste treatment plant because of the mountains of rubbish, so the sewage vehicles have no choice but to spray over the rubbish instead which is very unethical and unsafe for the environment and everyone according to a dump site expert.
Another issue revealed is the alleged burning of rubbish, sending out toxic fumes causing health problems for the residents nearby. READ MORE
SOURCE: VANUATU DAILY POST