This paper describes, by means of a unique case study, i. May 30, 2008 dopo piu di 30 anni dalla tragedia che colpi seveso litalia non e ancora fuori pericolo da incidenti simili. Seveso is a municipality located 20 km north of milan. Seveso disaster simple english wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Its name comes from the river of the same name which crosses the comune in a northsouth direction seveso received the honorary title of city with a. The seveso disaster was a chemical accident on 10 july 1976, at the small italian town of meda, 20 km from milan in lombardy. The industrial accidents convention and the seveso ii iii.
Icmesa was a chemical industry of the swiss company givaudan from 1963 belonging to the multinational pharmaceutical company hoffmannla roche. Other affected neighbouring communities were meda 19,000, desio 33,000, cesano maderno 34,000 and to a lesser extent barlassina 6,000 and bovisiomasciago 11,000. Tens of thousands of farm animals and pets died or were later deliberately slaughtered, though it is believed that there was not a. Seveso definition of seveso by the free dictionary.
Seveso disaster simple english wikipedia, the free. Medical problems raised by the tcdd contamination in seveso, italy. Mitsuo kobayashi graduate school of new frontier sciences, university of tokyo. The cloud of poison gas covered an area 6 km long and 1 km wide. Direttiva seveso iii associazione ambiente e lavoro. Until 1976 industrie chimiche meda societa azionaria icmesa was located at the border with the town of desio. Seveso disaster, italy 1976 fhs apenvironmentalscience. Mortality in a population exposed to dioxin after the seveso, italy, accident in 1976. Mar 02, 2018 seveso disaster, italy 1976 fhs apenvironmentalscience. Explosion of chemical plant in seveso, italy july 10, 1976.1428 1268 253 318 1277 1 41 952 179 1 735 230 441 98 779 9 129 1046 968 1003 341 986 583 740 184 112 784 1453 454 152 1443 1053 77 1145 1106 1159