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recycle bin

(1) See e-cycling.

(2) Starting with Windows 95, a simulated garbage can used for deleting files and folders. The recycle bin keeps the files intact in case the user wants to restore them, but can be "emptied" from time to time to save disk space.

Drag and Drop
The icon of a file or folder is dragged to the recycle bin and released. Microsoft introduced the recycle bin as a humorous attempt at being politically correct for the 1990s instead of the trash can metaphor used in the Macintosh. See trash can.
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Pallavi Kelkar, 50, an Oud Metha resident, who signed and endorsed the signature campaign, says she supported the campaign because people need a recycle bin in this area.
Of course, your best solution is to do all your deleting through the Recycle Bin, and think twice before you empty it.
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About Rehrig Pacific Company Founded in 1913, Rehrig Pacific Company has grown to become a world-leading manufacturer of roll-out carts recycle bins and commercial containers for the waste and recycling collection industry.
It appears Averda made the sudden recycling change after last Wednesday's investigation, in which 7DAYS videotaped bin collections to show how recycle bins are emptied into the back of the same bin lorries as regular waste which are taken to landfill.
So far, recycle bins are placed outside several communities in the emirate and it is the first time that the municipality is reaching households at an individual level for this initiative.
This January, the NRC has been busy contacting the recipients of the 2007 Bin Grant program to offer its recycling expertise and arrange for the shipment of 2,500 recycle bins.
By placing recycle bins where more people can use them, we and our partners are helping to preserve the environment for future generations.
Why would we spend time and money to buy raffia strings to tie up the papers and carry the newspapers and transport them to the recycle bins, if not for the part in just doing our bit for the environment ; And why should some lazy staff who would rather spare themselves the trouble to carry the heavy load of newspapers get in the way of going green ; I would like to suggest that recycle bins that have bigger openings be used, and relevant staff be educated on the need to recycle and not take the easy way out.
So we left our phone number and the lady called back saying we would be getting all of the recycle bins within 30 days.
Hauler empties the recycle bins and workers at the materials recovery facility sort the recyclables.