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'The ultimate TV recycling challenge set to start

A Channel 4 documentary called Dumped has filmed participants living on a landfill site and surviving on what they can scavenge from it (MRW, July 6 2007). The programme, due to start in September, aims to show viewers the extent of what is thrown away and trailers for the programme are already giving a taster of what it could be like to live next to piles of rubbish. Ten people lived on the dump for three weeks, only eating, wearing, sheltering in or using other peoples rubbish. The ...