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re·cy·cling

 (rē-sī′kə-lĭng, -klĭng)
n.
1. The activity or process of extracting and reusing useful substances found in waste.
2. Materials that have been set apart from refuse so that they can be recycled: She set the recycling out by the curb.

recycling

(ˌriːˈsaɪklɪŋ)
n
1.
a. the act of processing used materials into new products for further use
b. (as modifier): a recycling centre.
2. (as modifier): a recycling centre.

recycling

Conserving by reusing (directly or after reprocessing) such used materials as aluminum, glass and paper.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.recycling - the act of processing used or abandoned materials for use in creating new productsrecycling - the act of processing used or abandoned materials for use in creating new products
usage, use, utilisation, utilization, exercise, employment - the act of using; "he warned against the use of narcotic drugs"; "skilled in the utilization of computers"
bottle collection - collecting bottles for reuse
Translations
recyklace
genbrug
kierrätys
reciklaža
リサイクル
재활용
återvinning
การนำกลับมาใช้อีก
sự tái chế

recycling

[ˌriːˈsaɪklɪŋ]
A. Nreciclado m, reciclaje m
B. CPD recycling plant Nplanta f de reciclado or reciclaje

recycling

[ˌriːˈsaɪklɪŋ]
n [paper, glass, products, materials, waste] → recyclage m
modif [bin, centre, facilities, industry, scheme] → de recyclagerecycling plant nusine f de retraitement

recycling


recycling

:
recycling bin
nRecyclingbehälter m
recycling centre
n (Brit) → Wertstoffsammelstelle f
recycling plant
nWiederaufbereitungsanlage f, → Recyclingwerk nt
recycling site

recycling

إعَادَةُ اِسْتِخْدام recyklace genbrug Recycling ανακύκλωση reciclado kierrätys recyclage reciklaža riciclaggio リサイクル 재활용 recycling resirkulering recykling reciclagem утилизация отходов återvinning การนำกลับมาใช้อีก geri dönüştürmek sự tái chế 再生

recycling

n reciclaje m
References in periodicals archive ?
Cayco ordered all barangays to revive their Material Recovery Facilities (MRFs) to sustain their program on the collection of recyclable materials and to develop a scheme in the proper collection and management of biodegradable wastes from the households and the business establishment areas.
The authority said it does not make any money directly from the sale of plastic recyclate, but it does "share a 50:50 risk with Kier of recyclable materials increasing or decreasing in value each year".
More than 40 percent of recyclable materials in the Kingdom are produced in three major cities: Riyadh, Jeddah, and Dammam.
Preliminary studies have indicated that Saudi Arabia currently recycles around 10 per cent of waste matter, with 90 per cent disposed through landfill sites, causing damage to the environment, and not making full use of the potential of recyclable materials.
Estimated income from sales of recyclable materials recovered from the waste in Issyk-Kul region might make 2.
Coun Brian Stephens, Durham County Council's cabinet member for neighbourhoods and local partnerships, said: "It is essential that all items, from a used tin of beans or glass bottle to nappies and pet waste, are put in the right bin or box so recyclable materials are free from contamination and can be turned into other products.
Dr Karima Al Mazroui, Adec's curriculum manager, said this artistic exercise will encourage students to create falcon artificial nests using the collected recyclable materials and decorated with an Islamic design.
In 2008, North Tyneside and Newcastle City Councils took on a joint contract that led to their kerbside recyclable materials being sorted at G O'Brien and Sons in Willington Quay, North Shields.
Members of staff at Boracay Club at Asiana Hotel, Deira have been making Christman decorations out of recyclable materials - Photos by Herbert Iponla
to operate a municipal solid waste and recyclable materials transfer station in Topeka.
Chief Executive of Merseyside Waste Disposal Authority Carl Beer said: "After bin lorries have done a collection they come to our Recovery Facility where conveyors, magnets and sorting separates the recyclable materials.
Suspicions over what happens to recyclable materials could further undermine recycling schemes run by councils, which have come under fire for fortnightly rubbish collections and fines for people who fail to recycle properly.