Carnival Clean-up and Sustainability: Daily

By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – After weeks of celebrations and the samba school finale in Sambódromo, the big post-Carnival clean-up is underway in Rio. City officials say some 770 tons of garbage have been removed so far: 400 tons from the aftermath of bloco parties held across Rio and another 370 tons from the Sambódromo, up significantly on the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?