Farmers harvest broccoli in a field near Casal Di Principe. There is an unknown amount of toxic waste in the groundwater throughout the area, which works it’s way into the food supply. No one is sure which crops are good and which contain chemicals.
Marzia Caccioppoli lost her 8 year old son Antonio last year to a rare form of brain cancer she believes is connected to toxic waste dumping in her community. “I keep everything of his so I don’t forget,” she said.