recycling


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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.
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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.
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recycling

Conserving by reusing (directly or after reprocessing) such used materials as aluminum, glass and paper.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
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
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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
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

recycling

[ˌriːˈsaɪklɪŋ]
n [paper, glass, products, materials, waste] → recyclage m
modif [bin, centre, facilities, industry, scheme] → de recyclagerecycling plant nusine f de retraitement
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

recycling


recycling

:
recycling bin
nRecyclingbehälter m
recycling centre
n (Brit) → Wertstoffsammelstelle f
recycling plant
nWiederaufbereitungsanlage f, → Recyclingwerk nt
recycling site
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

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
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009

recycling

n reciclaje m
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The state of Oregon has reported that the recycling rate for rigid plastic containers in the state declined in 2005 to 24.3 percent.
WasteCap Wisconsin, a nonprofit organization that provides waste handling, reduction and recycling assistance to businesses, has bestowed its Innovative Achievement Award to the Vinyl Institute (VI) in recognition of its role in implementing a vinyl siding scrap recycling program in Wisconsin.
Supplies a wide range of Plasmac recycling extruders for pelletizing PE, PU, PP, PS and other thermoplastic films, bottles, and woven/nonwovens.
Jim Williams wants you to mail old videotapes and CDs to him, so that more than 40 disabled staffers at his ACT Recycling in Columbia, Missouri can recycle them.
Tokyo, Japan, Sept 6, 2005 - (JCNN) - JFE Engineering announced on September 5 that its core recycling business subsidiary JFE Kankyo has started to construct a new recycling facility in Sendai and will launch three new recycling projects on April 1, 2006.
(AF & PA), Washington, D.C., USA announced the winners of its 2005 AF & PA Recycling Awards.
There are also certain recovery and recycling targets to be met by January 1, 2006 and January 1, 2015, while by 2007 producers pay "all or a significant part" of the costs of treating negative or nil value ELVs at treatment facilities.
Once we finish reading the newspaper, it is placed in the recycling bin, directly next to the cardboard boxes, alongside the plastic yogurt container, beside the abandoned cans.
Recycling benefits the environment by reducing the need for landfill space and incineration.
This would require recycling technologies that retain the highest level of the rubber properties for the lowest additional energy/resource investment during processing.
Littleton, N.H.- Many companies have jumped on the corporate environmental bandwagon, but few companies can match Tender Corporation's recycling efforts.
On the next few pages, you will find a diagram offering a brief overview of the process of creating - and recycling paper.

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