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India. Province of Gujarat. Alang. Workers, all men, are kneeled in between tubes and pipes already cut on a ship's hull. Alang, located in the Gulf of Khambhat, is a ships breaking place. Alang is considered as the biggest scrapyard in the world. Ships recycling for its metals. Environmental issues. Hazardous waste. © 1992 Didier Ruef