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Chariots of steel: Barcelona's hidden army of scrap recyclers

The Observer 23 Mar 2021
The waste belongs to the city, so collecting it is technically theft ... “These people provide this recycling service and they invest their whole life in it because it’s the only way they can survive,” says Lucía Fernández, who helped to establish the Global Alliance of Waste Pickers, speaking from her office in Montevideo, Uruguay.
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