MacGyver: I'm sorry about your dog.
Earthquake: I learned a long time ago, you bury the dead, and that's it.
MacGyver: When I was a kid, my grandpa gave me two things I'll never forget: a subscription to Popular Mechanics and a chemistry set.
Farber: Why is it you're called Earthquake?
Earthquake: Used a landslide once to get out of trouble.
Earthquake: What is this place?
MacGyver: They recycle industrial waste by filtering out toxics. At least, that's what they're supposed to do.
Earthquake: They look legit enough.
MacGyver: Well, it is. But if they're being paid to reprocess waste, and all they're doing is dumping it, a guy's gotta wonder where all the money goes. And we're talking about some big bucks.
MacGyver: We've got a pretty good planet here, as planets go. The trouble is, we're lettin' it go down the drain in too many places.
The German episode title is "Giftmüllbeseitigung ganz modern", meaning "Modern Toxic Waste Removal". The Finnish episode title is "Myrkyttajät", meaning "Leftover Poison". The French episode title is "Les pollueurs", meaning "The Polluters". The Italian episode title is "Arriva terremoto", meaning "Earthquake Arrives".