solid waste

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solid waste

All types of waste material,not necessarily contaminants.
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Why do they not dissolve it themselves--the union between themselves and the State--and refuse to pay their quota into its treasury?
I never denied that you had a penetrating eye, and that was why I thought you would not refuse my brother Charles a thing so simple and so easy to grant him as what I ask of you in his name, my lord cardinal, or rather in my own.
Sophie," he began, timidly at first and then more and more boldly, "if you wish to refuse one who is not only a brilliant and advantageous match but a splendid, noble fellow.
But you would use your own judgment: I ask you to obey mine; you refuse.
Frequently I threatened that, if he did not do better, he should have another line: then he would stubbornly refuse to write this line; and I, to save my word, had finally to resort to the expedient of holding his fingers upon the pen, and forcibly drawing his hand up and down, till, in spite of his resistance, the line was in some sort completed.
I refuse to accept this extraordinary mission," Pailleton declared, rising to his feet.
Why do you, who heal others, refuse to help my son?
If you refuse to marry me," he said, "you admit that these reports are true--you admit that you are afraid to face society in the character of my wife.
as weak as water; I can refuse nothing to a pretty woman.
Still, it is a handsome income which he is mad enough to refuse.
Yes, he replied, and then Socrates will do as he always does-- refuse to answer himself, but take and pull to pieces the answer of some one else.
I refuse to leave this spot," answered the Cricket, "until I have told you a great truth.