A dirty but necessary job: sewer diving in Mexico City

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A dirty but necessary job: sewer diving in Mexico City

Julio Cesar Cu has a job that most people would never want, unclogging sewage pipes and pumps for Mexico City’s sewage system. He dives into waters exposing him to chemical, animal and human waste all for an estimated salary of $480 a month. CCTV America’s Martin Markovits filed this report from Mexico City.

A dirty but necessary job: sewer diving in Mexico City

A dirty but necessary job: sewer diving in Mexico City

Julio Cesar Cu has a job that most people would never want, unclogging sewage pipes and pumps for Mexico City's sewage system. He dives into waters exposing him to chemical, animal and human waste all for an estimated salary of $480 a month.