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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
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Request for Proposal: Village of glencoe/village of winnetka recyclable materials collection and processing agreement
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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
A single stream facility eliminates the need for customers to separate recyclable materials prior to collection, since sophisticated material-handling equipment inside the SSRF handles the task.
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.
We would prefer the recyclable materials collected in Powys to be processed and used in the UK but in today's competitive climate, China has the biggest demand for recyclable materials.
More than two years ago fortnightly collections were introduced as part of a drive to improve its collection of recyclable materials.
Of that, more than $4 billion was from just aluminum and fiber, the most valuable and recyclable materials in the average curbside recycling bin.