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10 events that need their own landfills

By: Bryan Nelson on Oct. 29, 2009, 5:13 p.m.
Trash People @ Rome 1 art installation

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Big events mean big trash

Wherever people gather en masse, so does their trash. Even large-scale events with the best of environmental intentions can result in a heap of rubbish. To serve as a reminder to tread lightly, here's a list of 10 of the world's dirtiest events.