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Health Surveillance of the residents living around Turin’s waste-to-energy plant


In 2013 the SpoTT program started a health surveillance system of the potential adverse effects of environmental pollution in the area around the Turin’s waste-to-energy (WtE) plant .

This site provides an overview of information on study results and materials created for all stakeholders (i.e. people, local healthcare providers, associations, public agencies…).

The second phase of the SpoTT program, SpoTT-2, was launched in January 2020.

Some interesting Data


Reports of the outcomes of the SpoTT program

Subjects monitored

Participants in the biomonitoring survey on the health of the population living around to Turin’s WtE plant

Scientific communications

Papers on the SpoTT program published in national and international journals

The program’s website and communication are curated by