The video, which has gone viral around the world since first being posted by the daily Le Parisien, shows garbage collectors
discovering with horror dozens of hungry rats crawling at the bottom of a garbage bin.
When it's all over, and the last float has reached the end of the parade route, about 200 garbage collectors
and dozens of trucks hit the streets to sweep up the trash.
Street cleaners and garbage collectors
are often overworked and at risk of accidents because their work is done late at night or early in the morning.
All garbage collectors
operating in the area wait for nightfall to offload tonnes of solid waste in the fenced property.
On August 2, 2017, the Environmental Management Bureau-National Capital Region (EMB-NCR) ordered the closure of the Payatas landfill due to numerous environmental violations and susceptibility to land slide that has already displaced about 2,000 garbage collectors
, depriving them of their means of livelihood.
The people have been appealing, especially the pickers, hawkers, operators and the smalltime garbage collectors
[to keep the landfill open].
The station, on Lovell Road in Soddy-Daisy, also has accepted solid waste from private garbage collectors
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, especially on those frozen winter days or blazing hot summer mornings.
Talking to the news agency, residents and visitors of the area said that sanitary workers and garbage collectors
from different localities dumped filth in the Korang Nullah which sometimes blocked the flow of water and caused flash floods especially during the monsoon season.
The body of a newborn baby was found by garbage collectors
at Al Sajjah landfill in Sharjah on Sunday morning.
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Since its closure, garbage collectors
have stopped taking the garbage away, saying they have no place to dispose it.