recyclable


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re·cy·cla·ble

 (rē-sī′klə-bəl)
adj.
Capable of being recycled: recyclable plastic.
n.
An item or material that can be recycled: placed the recyclables by the curb for pickup.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.recyclable - capable of being used again
useful, utile - being of use or service; "the girl felt motherly and useful"; "a useful job"; "a useful member of society"
Translations
مُمْكِن إعادَة سَبْكِه
recyklovatelný
genanvendelig
újra felhasználható
pārstrādājams
recyklovateľný
geri dönüşebilir

recyclable

[ˌriːˈsaɪkləbl] ADJreciclable

recyclable

[riːˈsaɪkləbəl]
adj [paper, materials, waste, products] → recyclable
recyclables nplrecyclables mpl, déchets mpl recyclables

recyclable

adjwiederverwertbar, recycelbar; recyclable materialswiederverwertbare Stoffe pl; recyclable wastewiederverwertbare Abfallstoffe pl, → wiederverwertbarer Müll

recycle

(riːˈsaikl) verb
to put (a used substance) through a particular process so that it is fit to use again.
recyclable adjective
that can be recycled. recyclable waste.
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The joint venture will accept, sort, process and market up to 300 tons per day of recyclable paper, plastics, glass and metals.
IRG is pursuing the goal of 100% utilization of plastic scrap by separating PET, HDPE and other readily recyclable plastic categories from non-recyclable plastic scrap streams, and converting the non-recyclable portion into a cost-effective, environmentally beneficial, reducing agent for the steel industry.
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However, state rules forbid haulers from dumping into a landfill material that they have collected as a recyclable.
More carton manufacturers are flaunting a recyclable logo as of 2012, and brands are reaping the benefits as savvy consumers look for eco-friendly packaging symbols.
Office supplies such as pens, ink cartridges, folders and envelopes that are donated to COS will be sorted into usable, recyclable and non-recyclable.
AN INVESTIGATION by the Local Government Association into supermarket packaging has found that only 68% of it is recyclable.
The specified carpeting utilizes non-PVC backing, is low-VOC, and is fully recyclable.
Beginning in early October, the Qualified Recycling Program (QRP) has been collecting all recyclable office materials using a single blue desk-side container.
This includes the grinding, collecting and processing of recyclable material and waste at each home site.
By contrast, glass bottles and metal cans are easily sortable and recyclable.