When looking at the issues that surround a landfill and whether or not to move it, there are many considerations at hand. There is the economic issue about moving a landfill like the West Lake Landfill and then there are social issues, health issues and more. Certainly, many people from firefighters and doctors to teachers and politicians have explained why it makes the most sense to simply leave the West Lake Landfill where it is. Moving it will not make the problem go away and it won’t fix it. Learn more with this video and the article below.
For more information about the issues involved in the West Lake Landfill and many others, see this article: Misplaced fears? Radiation risks from West Lake, Coldwater Creek low, say experts