Central/Eastern Europe: Hungary Industrial Accident: hungaryredsludge18

DEVECSER, HUNGARY.  A young girl looks on as volunteers serve free lunch to residents of Devecser in a makeshift soup kitchen in a Hungarian military tent pitched beside the Geza Gardonyi Primary School on November 24, 2010, many of whom were left homeless and bereft of the only home they had and knew due to an industrial accident at the MAL plant in nearby Ajka, Hungary that sent a torrent of toxic red alumina sludge gushing through the village and several surrounding villages, injuring hundreds, leaving several families homeless and killing ten.

DEVECSER, HUNGARY. A young girl looks on as volunteers serve free lunch to residents of Devecser in a makeshift soup kitchen in a Hungarian military tent pitched beside the Geza Gardonyi Primary School on November 24, 2010, many of whom were left homeless and bereft of the only home they had and knew due to an industrial accident at the MAL plant in nearby Ajka, Hungary that sent a torrent of toxic red alumina sludge gushing through the village and several surrounding villages, injuring hundreds, leaving several families homeless and killing ten.