Odor of Neglect Israeli-Arab Towns Suffer From Garbage Hazards

School students are often the ones most directly exposed to the pollution caused by waste-burning.

Several Arab communities in Israel suffer from health and environmental hazards caused by waste dumping, trash burning and compost. The Environmental Protection Ministry has recently launched a plan to dispose of waste hazards in the Arab communities, where the problem is especially acute, but in many places the residents still suffer from heavy pollution.