If A Dump Reeks in the City But No One Smells It...

by
Abby Zimet

 

Lipstick On A Pig Dept: With residents increasingly angry about
overflowing landfill sites and the stench emanating from them, Beijing
officials are installing giant deodorant guns to sweeten
the scene. Award-winning photojournalist Wang Jiuliang documents the
mounting garbage crisis in China's capital, which recycles less than 4%
of its daily waste of 18,000 tons - including more and more Starbucks
cups and McDonald's wrappers.

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