France’s illegal dumping ‘scourge’

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Recent death of a French mayor has drawn attention to the illegal dumping of waste along roadsides, fields and forests across the country.

French mayor 'run over' after row over illegal tipping

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Mayor reportedly saw two men dumping rubble and asked them to reload it, but as they drove off he was struck by van and died of his injuries.

Workers find 370kg of cocaine in French Coca-Cola factory

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The cocaine, found in delivery of fruit juice concentrate from Costa Rica at plant in southern France has market value of €50 million.