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Photos reveal a harrowing look at Indonesia’s ‘trash mountain,’ where thousands of poor families make a living by picking through heaps of rotting garbage

Bantar Gebang is one of the world’s largest landfills. Located outside of Jakarta, Indonesia the pile stands more than 15 stories high and 200 football fields in size. It accepts up to 7,000 tons of garbage every day from Jakarta and provides livelihood to thousands of poor families located around […]
Photos reveal a harrowing look at Indonesia’s ‘trash mountain,’ where thousands of poor families make a living by picking through heaps of rotting garbage
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How waste is dealt with on the world’s largest cruise ship

The 6,600 passengers onboard the world’s largest cruise ship produce a lot of trash. In an industry that’s been long scrutinised for poor waste practices, cruise lines are now building ships that can handle waste from within. Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas is supposedly a zero-landfill ship, meaning everything […]
How waste is dealt with on the world’s largest cruise ship