|Disc No :
|First Aired :
||14 Oct 1998
||Brannon Braga, Joe Menosky
|Guest Cast :
||The idea that you can poison a whole area of space is just plain silly.
|Great Moment :
||Kim playing his clarinet on the bridge. The music was lovely.
|Body Count :
||The crew of the Malon freighter.
||This is the first sighting of the Malons, the delta quadrant's equivalent of the Exxon Valdez.
||"Time to take out the garbage." - Janeway; commenting on dealing with the Malon
Voyagers crew is going stir-crazy as the ship traverses a void over 2,500 light-years across. But excitement soon arrives in the form of an alien waste disposal worker who is polluting the whole area for profit - regardless of the consequences to both Voyager and the local inhabitants.