garbage collection


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garbage collection

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(Computer Science) computing a systems routine for eliminating invalid or out-of-date data and releasing storage locations
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Noun1.garbage collection - the collection and removal of garbagegarbage collection - the collection and removal of garbage
pickup - the act or process of picking up or collecting from various places; "garbage pickup is on Mondays and Thursdays"
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Tender notice number : Annual Contract for Garbage Collection n Disposal
BEIRUT: Five weeks ago, the closure of the Naameh landfill meant the abrupt suspension of garbage collection in Beirut and Mount Lebanon.
It requires local government units to decentralise garbage collection and hauling It also promotes waste segregation, recycling and composting to cut down waste production.
Mayor of Yatta Mousa Makhamra said that two garbage collection trucks that belong to Yatta municipality were seized by the so-called Israeli Civil Administration officers while transporting garbage to a landfill to the east of the town and the drivers were forced to leave.
Garbage collection refers to the process that triggers memory recycling in the event that an Android app finishes using it.
The tenders will entail street cleaning operations as well as garbage collection and transport to public dumps between residential areas one through twelve next to the Ibny Baytak area and the first, second, fifth, sixth and seventh Mehwar neighbourhoods.
We pay the private company e1/422 per ton for garbage collection, while it costs Nicosia municipality that uses its own workers, e1/495 per ton," he said.
According to Imdd, the garbage collection trucks running on biofuel will help in the reduction of particulate emission, without any degradation in performance.
On suggestion, the Deputy Commissioner asked the officers concerned to enhance the number of garbage collection and other vehicles for offal collection.
It's probably expensive as well, especially if you take into account the propensity of thugs and vandals to burn and wreck skips and the occasional gutted garbage collection truck.
InnoDisk's handling of garbage collection with the TRIM command improves the write performance of SSDs.
Defaulting landlords were forewarned that their garbage collection would stop if they failed to pay service fees.