10 Waste & Recycling Scenes From Around the World

June 5 was World Environment Day. Media outlets in many nations took the day as an opportunity to examine the picture in the handling of municipal solid waste. Diversion rates, what gets thrown out and what gets recycled varies from nation to nation. Even landfills themselves look different. 

Here are some snapshots of waste and recycling efforts in 10 countries from around the globe. 

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