Tarn: Faced with the pollution of Cérou, they form a collective to collect waste

The essentials For this Easter weekend around twenty people from Tarn went on a rubbish hunt. The Urgence Cérou collective has been monitoring the river every day since January to purify it. Almost endless work.

They took out the plastic bags, gloves, boots, and rubbish clips. Then they drove on the D91 between Saint-Benoit-de-Carmaux and Monestiés. After parking near the Valarens factory, cross a damp field here towards Cérou. On that sunny Sunday morning, about twenty Tarnais avoided Easter to roll up their sleeves and tidy up …