War Waste

Les guerres éclatent, les guerres s’arrêtent, les armistices sont signés, les monuments aux morts fleurissent, les souvenirs se fanent, les résidus de la guerre restent et continuent à polluer et à mutiler. La Belgique, la France, à l’épicentre des deux dernières guerres mondiales, l’Allemagne et l’Angleterre hébergent dans leurs sols des milliers de munitions de toutes sortes et de tous calibres, chimiques ou conventionnelles, dégradées et encore actives. Les campagnes et consignes de déminage manquent de souffle et de budget. La filière déchets de guerre est à construire.

(Français) Sans complexe, l’ESL America

4 Mar 2020

(Français) Sans complexe, l’ESL America

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(Français) Les animaux et la Première Guerre Mondiale

9 Jan 2020

(Français) Les animaux et la Première Guerre Mondiale

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(Français) Alerte : au moins 3 bombes à retardement à bord du projet de loi économie circulaire

3 Dec 2019

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(Français) Inventaire des déchets de guerre du 1er janvier 2012 au 30 avril 2018

9 Nov 2018

(Français) Inventaire des déchets de guerre du 1er janvier 2012 au 30 avril 2018

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(Français) Les animaux et la Première Guerre Mondiale

5 Nov 2018

(Français) Les animaux et la Première Guerre Mondiale

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2017 : The Bastille Day is nuclear

14 Jul 2017

2017 : The Bastille Day is nuclear

July 14, 2017. (9h26 Paris time).

Unfortunately France and the United States of America have published a joint statement to name the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons as a nuisance and a threat to World peace. (1)

The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons was adopted on July 7, 2017 by 122 States with support of the United Nations. It was inspired by the Convention on the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons initiated by France. It completes the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons and the Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty. The preamble mentions not only the catastrophic consequences of use of nuclear ammunition but also the risk of accidental triggering.

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(Français) Groningue, Verdun, Hiroshima : villes jumelées

27 May 2016

(Français) Groningue, Verdun, Hiroshima : villes jumelées

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The Cape Ray arrives in Northern Europe

20 Aug 2014

The US Navy chemical factory ship will in the coming days proceed into the Atlantic Ocean and the Bay of Biscay heading towards the North sea.

The Cape Ray is loaded with 6000 tons of chemical aqueous and solid waste issued from the neutralization in the Mediterranean Sea of 560 tons of precursors of the Syrian chemical weapons.

The Cape Ray mission was carried out from July 9th to August 18th. It consisted in diluting precursors of sarin (540t) and of sulfur mustard agent (20t) pulled out of the Syrian territory. Only laconic communiqués from the Pentagon have dotted this sea run neutralization. No circumstantial account of weather conditions, ship spottings, technical uncertainties, air release has been published.

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Destruction of Syrian Chemical Weapons (n°5)

26 Jun 2014

According to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) the most challenging phase towards the destruction of Syrian chemical weapons has just ended with the removal of the last declared precursors and other chemicals from Syrian soil. This first step was constantly delayed in spite of a good knowledge of the associated risks and the participation by numerous State Parties of the OPCW Convention.

However, the next step will enter into unknown territory. The plan is to neutralise 20 metric tonnes of mustard agent and 540 metric tonnes of sarin precursor at sea.

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Destruction of Syrian Chemical Weapons n°4

11 Jun 2014

Destruction of Syrian Chemical Weapons n°4

Since the beginning of the year two vessels, loaded with agents for chemical weapons, have been rocking and rolling in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea. There exact location is confidential. The Ark Futura is a 180 meter long RoRo ship operating under the Danish flag. The crew is multinational. The Taiko is a 262 meter long RoRo ship operating under the Norway International flag. In the case of a collision or fire this type of vessel, which can be likened to a floating parking lot, is very vulnerable and will sink quickly.

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