The city of Moscow has been struggling to deal with 8 million tonnes of rubbish it produces every year.

For decades, rubbish has simply been dumped around the Russian capital city. But after protests earlier this year, it's been decided to transport rubbish from Moscow to other regions hundreds of kilometres away by trucks and trains.

Al Jazeera's Step Vaessen reports from Russia's Kaluga region.

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