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Germany – Bring on the Trash, Hamburg tells Naples

The Italian city of Naples, rocked by a series of garbage crises in recent months, can count on some German help in taking care of the stinky situation.

From Naples, the Italian city with nowhere to dump its rubbish, the freight trains take 44 hours to reach Hamburg, a German city that is only too happy to incinerate the stinking mess.

Hamburg’s municipal sanitation department has contracted with the Italian government’s garbage supremo to destroy 30,000 tons of garbage from Campania, the Italian region that includes Naples, as part of a German promise to burn 160,000 tons for the Italians.

Read More – DW World