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Thailand’s poor join ‘scavengers club’ to turn trash to treasure

By Apilaporn Vechakij  /  AFP, BANGKOK

Garbage collecting has provided a good way to supplement his income and allows him flexible working hours, he said.

“It’s better to work as a scavenger because I don’t have to be anyone’s employee. Nobody tells me what to do,” he said.

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