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This glossary of terms was compiled from a wide range of sources and covers some of the most commonly used waste-related words and abbreviations.

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Organic Waste
Waste that can be broken down by a natural process of decomposition by bacteria and other micro-organisms. Also called biodegradable waste or green waste. Includes garden waste and food waste.
 
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