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Able to be recycled.
- ‘The borough council could make money from collecting this recyclable waste and all traders want is somewhere to put it.’
- ‘It provides ‘green’ bins for recyclable waste, paper, tins, bottles and plastic.’
- ‘There is extensive use of recycled and recyclable plastics on the vehicle.’
- ‘Under the law, he said it was illegal for recycling businesses to go to housing estates and collect recyclable waste directly.’
- ‘They tell you how recyclable any plastic product is, though most of their products are wood and paper.’
- ‘If all supermarkets used recyclable bags, consumers would be able to help fight pollution.’
- ‘My job is to handle recyclable waste for 16 floors.’
- ‘All recyclable goods will be taken to an existing recycling facility in Bexley until Greenwich's opens in April 2004.’
- ‘His estimates included indirect costs such as management of the landfill, where staff store recyclable plastics, glass and paper.’
- ‘And green materials, such as bamboo, cork, and recycled and recyclable carpet, will be used.’
- ‘People would soon be able to bring recyclable goods to the land fill.’
- ‘Some of the recyclable materials include paper, plastics, metals and tyres.’
- ‘Collections for ordinary waste and recyclable waste were held on alternative weeks, and the results impressed council officials.’
- ‘Everyone else took pride in pelting them with recyclable plastic.’
- ‘The organizers will provide you with resources to obtain biodegradable and recyclable utensils and paper products if you wish.’
- ‘The introduction of proposed EU legislation on the need for more recyclable plastics in vehicles will also encourage the use of such material in Europe.’
- ‘Ironically, CDs and DVDs are made from recyclable materials, yet the vast majority end up in landfills or incinerators anyway.’
- ‘While the council has restored a weekly collection of residual waste, the fortnightly collection of recyclable waste from the black boxes continues.’
- ‘Householders will also receive their first five clear plastic sacks for holding the recyclable waste in the post.’
- ‘Last year the collection of dry recyclable goods was extended to an additional 110,000 households nationwide.’
A substance or object that can be recycled.
- ‘Zero waste programs separate garbage when it is collected into recyclables, hazardous waste, and wet waste - the largest component.’
- ‘The other four categories of recyclables are cloth and rags, paper, clean plastic bags and styrofoam.’
- ‘City schools in Pattaya are turning trash into cash - collecting recyclables and selling them to dealers.’
- ‘Suppose in addition to your blue bin for recyclables, you had a green one for kitchen scraps?’
- ‘Both normal rubbish and recyclables will be collected on the same day.’
- ‘The city will collect organic materials and recyclables free of charge.’
- ‘Residents have been issued with a black box for dry recyclables such as paper, glass, cans, plastic bottles and textiles.’
- ‘Trucks come right to each house and take away garbage and recyclables.’
- ‘Bins would be dedicated to composting material, wood waste, tires, consumer recyclables, metals as well as regular solid wastes.’
- ‘The figures quoted are only for the collection of dry recyclables, for example paper and glass.’
- ‘Within 25 years, he predicts, homeowners, as well as businesses, will no longer have to separate recyclables from their garbage.’
- ‘Swindon Council provided households with a box for cardboard, paper and other recyclables.’
- ‘Beachcombers there collected 26,940 pounds of recyclables and 91,000 pounds of trash.’
- ‘Then there is the frustration of opening a bag of paper recyclables and finding coffee grounds, gum, or other food stuff.’
- ‘When it comes to sorting people's green-box recyclables, glass and metal are at opposite ends of the spectrum.’
- ‘The mayor also pointed to the city's high contamination rate: an alarming 40 percent of non-paper recyclables end up in the waste stream.’
- ‘Money obtained from selling recyclables is used to subsidise the service, but the costs of collection are much greater.’
- ‘I always clean my apartment, separate my plastic recyclables from my trash, and I never turn the stereo loud enough for the neighbors to hear.’
- ‘Please co-operate by only depositing the correct recyclables in the appropriate containers.’
- ‘Currently, just over 150 groups clean more than 5,000 bags of litter and recyclables from our highways each spring.’
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