Campaigning against hazardous waste disposal

Lobbying for safe disposal of toxic wastes
An incinerator was planned for the Pacific Coast of El Salvador which would generate electricity by burning imported used tyres. A campaign and demonstration called attention to the health and environmental hazards of the proposed plant. The government abandoned the project.
Type Classification:
D: Detailed strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions