Greenpeace awaits the PCB ship
Saturday 05 September 1992
The ship went on to Antwerp, Belgium, but was sent back to France. On Wednesday it arrived in the British port of Felixstowe, where Greenpeace believes it transferred the waste to the Chiara. The environmentalists, waiting with diving gear and rubber rafts, say they will attempt to board the Chiara and demand to check its cargo in Le Havre.
Greenpeace says it is protesting against 'France becoming the garbage can of the world' and claims the PCBs is only a first, 'trial' shipment of Australian waste to be incinerated at the Tredi plant in Saint- Vulbas, near the Swiss border.
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