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GACKO THERMAL POWER PLANT SICKENS AND KILLS

The thermal power plant located in Gacko municipality¬†has caused multiple human health problems since it was built in 1983. It is the second biggest polluter in the Western Balkans due to its emission of fine particles (PM10). In 2016 alone¬†it caused 158 deaths, 331 cases of bronchitis in children and 83 cases of chronic bronchitis in adults, 3371 children with…