Refusing to take environmental pollution lying down

Photo | 2013-04-15

This man is one of three members of a local community in Sichuan that are using excavators to try and move piles of industrial waste that have been contaminating their village for years. Fed up with being ignored by the polluters Lomon Group, a Chinese fertilizer company, these citizens decided to take matters into their own hands. They expect it will take decades to move such a large amount of hazardous waste.

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