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Indonesia has the highest COVID-19 death toll of any Southeast Asian country and generated nearly 1500 tons of COVID-related medical waste between March and June. In May, the walls of a landfill in metro Jakarta collapsed, sending mountains of medical waste and other garbage into the Cisadane River, which is used by local people for bathing, swimming, and laundry. www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-indonesia-waste/in-indonesia-coronavirus-floods-cisadane-river-with-extra-hazard-medical-waste-idUSKBN25S37V
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