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refuse:

see solid wastesolid waste,
discarded materials other than fluids. In the United States in 1996, nearly 210 million tons—about 4.3 lb. (2 kg) per person daily (up from 2.7 lb./1.2 kg in 1960)—were collected and disposed of by municipalities.
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refuse

An approximately even mixture of garbage and rubbish by weight; contains up to 50% moisture and 7% incombustible solids. Also see trash.
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Automated refuse collection -- A system of refuse collection that uses special wheeled carts and refuse collection vehicles equipped with automated arms.
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Refuse Collection Vehicles industry could change ownership as a result of the current economic climate, claims a new study by leading financial analysts Plimsoll.
Contract notice: supply and installation of 5 press plate assemblies for refuse collection vehicles
FAUN Zoeller, based in Llangefni, delivered five new Rotopress refuse collection vehicles (RCV) to Perth and Kinross Council.
The Wychavon District Council initiative will see posters displayed on refuse collection vehicles encouraging people to 'recycle more and buy less rubbish'.
The order is the first the Kent-based group has placed with Dennis Eagle and will involve the supply of 35 new refuse collection vehicles.
A North council is proposing to spend more than pounds 600,000 on new refuse collection vehicles to service a controversial kerbside rubbish collection in the countryside.
FIRMS from across Europe making refuse collection vehicles have signed up to a zone at next year's CV Show at the NEC.
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