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The seveso, italy accident in 1976 caused the contamination of a large population by 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (tcdd) possible long-term effects have been. On july 10, 1976, an explosion at a northern italian chemical plant released a thick, white cloud of dioxin that quickly settled on the town of seveso, north of milan. I am writing an essay on the 1976 seveso, italy disaster and i cannot figure out how to describe it, what is the exact cause of this disaster. A 5 page overview of the problems associated with dioxin contamination as based on studies of the well-documented 1976 explosion of a chlorine manufacturing plant in.
Briefing: the seveso disaster seveso, italy, saw one of europe's worst environmental few industrial accidents can match the severity of the seveso disaster of 1976. Today dioxin is a familiar word, but very few people in italy had heard of it before the seveso accident of july 10, 1976 ever since, tcdd and related chemicals1,2. Accident summary on the icmesa chemical company, seveso, italy 10th july 1976. Mortality in a population exposed to dioxin after the seveso, italy, accident in 1976: 25 years of follow-up american journal of epidemiology, apr 2008. Seveso disaster, italy loren goddard loading il disastro di seveso 10 luglio 1976 ore 1237 - duration: 3:54 agitazioni 44,295 views 3:54.
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Essay on the seveso disaster:: 5 works cited according to italian law milestones between 1976 and 2006. Facility icmesa chemical company, seveso, italy date 9th of july 1976 consequences no fatalities but thousands of people suffered from dioxin poisoning.
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