garbage disposal

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Noun1.garbage disposal - a kitchen appliance for disposing of garbage
kitchen appliance - a home appliance used in preparing food
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Our kitchen sinks have become another toilet; what's being added by garbage disposer units found in most urban dwellings adds substantially to the volume of waste and water that must be treated in our metropolitan sewage treatment facility.
Current discount specials include $49 for drain cleaning, $159 for a 1/2 HP garbage disposer, $150 off water heater installations, and 15 percent discount on any work over $200.
The cafeteria uses a food pulper instead of a garbage disposer to compost kitchen food waste.
At some point during the session a "curveball" is thrown into the works, such as a mysteriously malfunctioning garbage disposer or a sudden lack of water.
Forks mangled in the garbage disposer aren't thrown away; they're straightened and used to gently lift seedlings from pots for transplanting.
Respondents in the United States installed a garbage disposer 75 percent of the time, but Canadian dealers used the appliance in only 18 percent of their jobs.
Favorite kitchen gadget: A pull-up drain on the sink; a garbage disposer button on the sink; and a pull-down secretary-office (from underneath a cabinet) in her kitchen.
A new study about the impact of various food waste disposal systems has shown that putting it into a garbage disposer results in lower global warming potential than putting it in the trash and sending it to a landfill.
the Swedish-based holding company (jointly referred to as "Electrolux"), have filed a joint patent application in Italy relating to the incorporation of HydroMaid garbage disposer technology in a dishwasher.
She also recommends paying special attention to both the obvious and not-so-obvious spots in the room - like your garbage disposer, a big contributor to your sink's secret grime.
Cherokee has no current operations while ESSI is engaged in the development, manufacture, assembly, marketing, sale, and distribution of a patented garbage disposer under the "HydroMaid" trademark.
But a garbage disposer can easily jam if a foreign object falls inside, causing a masher to get lodged against the inside wall.