PLEASE NOTE: Livorno Now is no longer being updated

Dear visitors, After 15 years of providing information about Livorno, as from 1st May 2020 the Livorno Now website will no longer be updated. You can continue to follow us and contact us through our Facebook page or by email
A huge thank you to Kelsey and Lucy for the original idea for this project, and for all their support and encouragement in those early days. And thank you to all the people in Livorno and worldwide who have positively contributed to the site over the last 15 years 

Thank you!

Here Today, Gone... in about 1000 years

Please take your rubbish home! (or dispose of it in the appropriate containers)

This is how long it takes for commonly discarded objects to be broken down:

Paper tissues   3 months
Matches     6 months
Cigarette butt   from 1 to 5 years
Plastic bag    from 10 to 20 years 
Nylon      from 30 to 40 years
Alluminium cans    500 years
Glass Bottles    1000 years
Polystyrene 1000 years
Plastic bottles   never completely