Waste collection
Waste collection is a part of the process of waste management. It is the transfer of solid waste from the point of use and disposal to the point of treatment or landfill. Waste collection also include...
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Waste container
A waste container is a container for temporarily storing waste, and is usually made out of wrought iron or plastic. Common terms are dustbin, rubbish bin, litter bin, garbage can, trash can, trash bin...
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Garbage truck
Garbage truck or dustbin lorry refers to a truck specially designed to collect municipal solid waste and haul the collected waste to a solid waste treatment facility such as a landfill. Other common ...
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Gate fee
A gate fee (or tipping fee) is the charge levied upon a given quantity of waste received at a waste processing facility.In the case of a landfill it is generally levied to offset the cost of opening, ...
Revopak
The Revopak is a type of waste collection vehicle manufactured by the British company Shelvoke and Drewry.Introduced in 1971, the Revopak was in fact a British-built clone of a French Bennes-Ray Super...
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Civic amenity site
A civic amenity site (CA site) or household waste recycling centre (HWRC) is a facility where the public can dispose of household waste and also often containing recycling points. Civic amenity sites ...
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Waste sorting
Waste sorting is the process by which waste is separated into different elements. Waste sorting can occur manually at the household and collected through curbside collection schemes, or automatically ...
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Waste collector
A waste collector is a person employed by a public or private enterprise to collect and remove refuse and recyclables from residential, commercial, industrial or other collection site for further proc...
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Crossing sweeper
A crossing sweeper was a person who would sweep a path ahead of people crossing dirty urban streets in exchange for a gratuity. This practice was an informal occupation among the urban poor, primarily...
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Zabbaleen
The Zabbaleen (Egyptian Arabic: زبالين Zabbalīn, [zæbbæˈliːn]) is a word which literally means "garbage people" in Egyptian Arabic. The contemporary use of the word in Egyptian Arabic is to mean "...
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Food rescue
Food rescue, also called food recovery, is the practice of safely retrieving edible food that would otherwise go to waste, and distributing it to those in need.The recovered food is edible, but often ...
Nourishing USA
Nourishing USA is a United States-based non-profit organization. It consists of a nationwide network of more than 9500 community advocates and food rescue organizations that serves in the United Sta...
Kerbside collection
Curbside collection, or Kerbside collection, is a service provided to households, typically in urban and suburban areas, of removing household waste. It is usually accomplished by personnel using purp...
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Waste picker
A waste picker is a person who salvages reusable or recyclable materials thrown away by others to sell or for personal consumption. There are millions of waste pickers worldwide, predominantly in deve...
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Transfer station (waste management)
A transfer station is a building or processing site for the temporary deposition of waste. Transfer stations are often used as places where local waste collection vehicles will deposit their waste car...
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Motocrotte
The Motocrotte, officially called Caninette was a small motorized vehicle designed to vacuum up dog faeces in Paris, France.Introduced in 1982 by then mayor Jacques Chirac, the idea was to provide a r...
Sewage collection and disposal
Sewage collection and disposal systems transport sewage through cities and other inhabited areas to sewage treatment plants to protect public health and prevent disease. Sewage is treated to control w...
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St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store
The St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store (trading as Vinnies) is an international chain of thrift stores operated by the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul. It operates its thrift stores throughout Australi...
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Recycling bin
A recycling bin (or recycle bin) is a container used to hold recyclables before they are taken to recycling centers. Recycling bins exist in various sizes for use in homes, offices, and large public f...
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Junk man
Junk man is the (largely American) term for a person that buys, trades, or collects disparate items (scrap and usable/repairable things) that are considered of little or no value to their owners. This...
Roll-off (dumpster)
A roll-off is a usually open top dumpster characterized by a rectangular footprint, utilizing wheels to facilitate rolling the dumpster in place. The container is designed to be transported by specia...
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Garbage scow
A garbage scow is a large watercraft used to transport refuse and garbage across waterways. It is often in the form of a barge which is towed or otherwise moved by means of tugboats; however, many are...
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Automatic waste container
An automatic waste container is a waste container which is automatic. This helps prevent the bin lids becoming clogged with trash.It has an infrared system that allows it to detect human presence and ...
Endeavour recycled clothing
The Endeavour Recycled Clothing Thrift Store (trading as ERC) is the fifth largest chain of thrift stores in Australia and is operated by the Endeavour Foundation. There are currently 37 stores in Qu...