Niterói Landfill Runoff Threatens to Further Contaminate Guanabara Bay

The Morro do Céu Landfill, located in Niterói, produces 118 million liters of untreated liquid leachate, a highly-polluting toxic effluent dangerous to human health and the environment.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Wednesday, December 4th, the Baía Viva ("Live Bay") Movement filed a petition with the Office of the Prosecutor General (PGR) and with the State Prosecutor, denouncing the annual production by the Morro do Céu Landfill, located in the Caramujo . . .

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