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Table 1 Documented wasteslide events in municipal solid waste dumpsites

From: The 21 February 2005, catastrophic waste avalanche at Leuwigajah dumpsite, Bandung, Indonesia

Location Year Fatalities Reference
Payatas, Manila, Philippines 2000 278 Bernardo ([2004]); Merry et al. ([2005]); Palaypayon and Ohta (2006); Gaillard and Cadag ([2009])
Leuwigajah, Bandung, Indonesia 2005 147 This work; Koelsch et al. ([2005])
Belo Horizonte, Brazil 1992 > 100 http://www.humanite.presse.fr/journal/1992-03-20/1992-03-20-650098
Istanbul, Turkey 1993 39 Kocasoy and Curi ([1995]); Koerner and Soong ([2000]); Huvaj-Sarihan and Stark ([2008])
Bantargebang, Bekasi, West Java, Indonesia 2006 28 Suara Merdeka, 9 September 2006; personal field data
Bogor, West Java, Indonesia 2010 4 http://www.jakartaupdates.com/74-municipal-waste-landfill-colapsed-killing-4
Cianjur, West Java, Indonesia 2013 1 http://nasional.news.viva.co.id/news/read/383558-bukit-sampah-longsor--lima-orang-tertimbun
Tuban, East Java, Indonesia 2012 1 http://news.detik.com/read/2012/06/22/190405/1948742/475/pencarian-korban-longsor-sampah-pt-sg-di-tuban-dihentikan
Bantargebang, Bekasi, West Java, Indonesia 2012 1 http://www.beritasatu.com/megapolitan/48700-sampah-bantargebang-longsor-seorangpemulung-tewas-tertimbun.html
Athens, Greece 2003 - Cited by Koelsch et al. ([2005])
Bulbul, Durban, South Africa 1997   Blight ([2004], [2008])
Iriya, Tel-Aviv, Israel 1997 - Isenberg ([2003]); Isenberg et al. ([2004]); Huvaj-Sarihan and Stark ([2008])
Doña Juana, Bogota, Colombia 1997 - GeoSyntec Consultants ([1998]); Hendron et al. ([1999]); Caicedo et al. ([2002]) ; Gonzales Garcia and Espinosa Silva ([2001])
Bens, Coruña, Spain 1996 - Landva and Dickinson ([2000])
Rumpke, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA 1996 - Eid et al. ([2000]); Chugh et al. ([2007]); Evans & Stark ([1997]); Schmucker and Hendron ([1998])
Leuwigajah, Bandung, Indonesia 1992 - Personal field data
Kettleman, California, USA 1988 - Mitchell et al. ([1990]); Seed et al. ([1990]); Byrne et al. ([1992]); Chang ([2005])
Sarajevo, Bosnia 1977 - Gandolla et al. ([1979])
Bandeirantes, Saõ Paulo, Brazil 1991 - Bauer et al. ([2008])