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A child jumps on the waste products that are used to make poultry feed as she plays in a tannery at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A child jumps on the waste products that are used to make poultry feed as she plays in a tannery at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A child jumps on the waste products that are used to make poultry feed as she plays in a tannery at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj
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A worker carries tannery wastes at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A worker carries tannery wastes at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A worker carries tannery wastes at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj
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A man processes tannery waste to make poultry feed at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A man processes tannery waste to make poultry feed at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A man processes tannery waste to make poultry feed at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj
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A schoolgirl crosses a bridge next to a tannery factory by the river Buriganga at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A schoolgirl crosses a bridge next to a tannery factory by the river Buriganga at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A schoolgirl crosses a bridge next to a tannery factory by the river Buriganga at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj
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A boy stands in front of the tannery wastes at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A boy stands in front of the tannery wastes at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A boy stands in front of the tannery wastes at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj
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A boy smiles as he plays in front of the tannery wastes at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A boy smiles as he plays in front of the tannery wastes at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A boy smiles as he plays in front of the tannery wastes at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj
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A woman carries a bamboo stick in a tannery while working at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A woman carries a bamboo stick in a tannery while working at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

A woman carries a bamboo stick in a tannery while working at Hazaribagh in Dhaka October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj
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