All refuse other than industrial-waste and effluents. It consists largely of easily decomposable and putrefying organic (animal and vegetable) waste from preparation, handling, storage, and sale or serving of food.

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  • The excessive garbage generated by the industry was of considerable consequence to the small island nation that had trash washing ashore regularly.

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  • We had to make sure to throw all the garbage away at the end of the day to avoid getting bugs, or something like that.

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  • Working for a trash collection company means you have to collect other people's garbage, it's not a fun job but it is necessary.

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