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    United States of America (USA).

    Various long panning shots of a vast industrial area showing mass of factories with smoking chimneys. Thick smoke rises everywhere. Seriously polluted area.

    Long shot of a church in unknown American town with skyscrapers in background. Various shots of the skyscrapers with some zooms into windows to show neon lights inside - probably offices.

    Various shots of a man cleaning the pillars of a large building in unknown American town with high pressure water hose. Black wall becomes white again as he sprays it. Close up shot of the man's face as he cleans. He is wearing protective helmet with square hole for face.

    Train with wagons full of rubbish is seen. Cranes working on unloading the mass of rubbish from the boats into wagons. Various shots of a bulldozer driving across mountain of rubbish, presumably flattening it. More shots of the bulldozer at work on rubbish.

    (16 mm Dupe. Col. Neg.)

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960 - 1969
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:23:00 / 01:24:25:00
    UN 4528 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 4528 C
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    New research Temporary workspace: 14.9.2009 10:35 landfill Solar Energy Industry and Pollution Industry and Pollution Pollution
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