This cleaner has to abseil down a 1,400-metre cliff on Tianmen Mountain in Zhangjiajie, Hunan province just to collect tourists’ rubbish.
Despite the Chinese Tourism Administration repeatedly calling for better conduct and behaviour on the mountains, tourists still continue to litter, spit and deface the historic treasures on Tianmen Mountain.
Consequently, cleaners have to hang off the cliffs, Spiderman-like, risking their lives to pick up visitors’ litter.
Take a look at more dangling trash-collectors doing the same in Henan.
By Freya Twigden