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One time almost 5,000 people were all sat at this garbage dump in the Philippines and we just came along like a big carnival.
The four workers tried in vain not to be eaten up by the garbage dump when the backhoe that Balahibo operated caved in from the area's soft surface, initial reports said.
The Lixao do Aura, or Aura garbage dump, is located in an area designated as an Area of Environmental Protection (APA) and receives nearly 2,000 tonnes of garbage per day from the more than 450,000 homes in greater Belem, according to Brazil's Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE).
BEIRUT: Lebanon's chronic garbage dump problem can be solved permanently for a little over $50 million, according to a study released Thursday.
He said: "I am appalled by the lack of understanding and education of the general population that in order for visitors to return and companies to invest here we cannot have Wales looking like a garbage dump.
I get tired of answering the same question that we're a dumping ground, like some kind of garbage dump.
The Ecological Processing Center for Solid Urban Waste, (CEPRU in Spanish) was praised by the UN's Small Donations Program for effectively turning a garbage dump into an organic fertilizer-producing garden.
Her resume includes a 14-year battle to save the Angeles Forest's picturesque Elsmere Canyon from being turned into a garbage dump and founding a committee that co-sponsored legislation to protect nearby Whitney and Placerita canyons.
In the time of Christ, Gehenna denoted a garbage dump to the south and west of Jerusalem that smelled and smoldered.
99) tells of a girl who lives in a garbage dump between the big city and the mountains.
In San Francisco, George Hargreaves' Crissy Field has reinstated tidal wetlands and a popular bayside promenade on an old US army airstrip; in Seattle, Weiss/Manfredi Architects are building the elevated zig-zag Olympic Sculpture Park on a series of green platforms including a garden pavilion over a highway and railroad line along Elliott Bay; and in New York City, Field Operations has designed Fresh Kills Lifescape, a major nature and wildlife sanctuary on the city's long-term Staten Island garbage dump that incorporates wreckage from September 11.
Written by Michelle Rogers, 'The Dirty Kitty' tells the story of a young cat who plays at the garbage dump and refuses to take a bath, until his mother tricks him into bathing and he has fun.
Peter Jay Sharp Center for Opportunity in the Community Facility category--renovation of a 75,000 square foot knitting factory into transitional housing for 400 homeless men; state of the art computer labs, office space and an industrial kitchen; transformation of an adjacent garbage dump into a recreational area.
Billionaire Terry Matthews has branded Wales a garbage dump.
The three leads--the flamboyant yet maternal Hana, the embittered alcoholic Gin, and the teen runaway Miyuki--will all come to grips with the ghosts of their pasts as they spend Christmas trying to find the mother of the baby they come across in a garbage dump.