Episode Description

Montreal

Since its founding in 1642, Montreal has been partying hard and creating lots of Trash. Thanks to the St. Lawrence River, getting rid of Trash and sewage has always been easy. After hosting the World Fair in 1967, Montreal tried to clean up its act, but discovered that changing the mindset of a culture that believes trash just floats away is nearly impossible. Now, with a new water treatment plant and the beloved Montreal Canadians hockey team leading the way, Montrealers are starting to get smart about their Trash.

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