A Greenpeace Water Patrol activist wearing a protective suit shovels trash to take samples from a dumpsite in Taytay, Rizal, a few kilometers east of Manila. Volunteers from the environment group blockaded the polluting waste dump to halt shoddy “clos...

Photo | June 23, 2009

A Greenpeace Water Patrol activist wearing a protective suit shovels trash to take samples from a dumpsite in Taytay, Rizal, a few kilometers east of Manila. Volunteers from the environment group blockaded the polluting waste dump to halt shoddy “closure” operations that will do more harm than good to surrounding communities.