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solid waste

All types of waste material,not necessarily contaminants.
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The announcement of the Technical Education and Skills development Authority (TESDA) to train and certify garbage collectors could lead to a loss of entrepreneurial spirit from slum dwellers who have been collecting garbage for money," said Carlito Badion, secretary general of Kadamay.
He said it was beyond understanding that why the department concerned was oblivious of the garbage heap, which have negative impacts on environment and health.
Thick clouds of smoke released by the garbage when it is burnt in the evening make it difficult for the people of nearby localities of Allahabad, Slamanabad, Habib Colony, Aliabad and British Homes to breathe.
He said that garbage was utilized with proper technology and it would give clean environment to the city and citizens could lead healthy life.
This was the second time in less than a week that garbage collection vehicles trucks belonging to Yatta were seized.
We are committed to providing our customers with a quality service in all circumstances and we will collect garbage bins by prior arrangement if customers require it.
If the amendments to the Local Taxes and Fees Act are approved, the new garbage fee will enter into force in the beginning of 2015, according to reports of econ.
Many municipalities desire to increase recycling and decrease garbage production.
The facility, run by the Kinki Clean Center, a garbage disposal company in Tsuruga, took in a total of 1.
PACOIMA -- A 30-year-old bicyclist died Friday when he was struck by a garbage truck in Pacoima, officials said.
Garbage is so special that no one is allowed to touch it.
Garbage is one of those ugly facts of modern life that just can't be ignored.