Glossary of Waste Terms- B
Best available technology not entailing excessive cost.
Waste which is capable of decomposition by living matter.
Individual stand alone waste recovery units within a neighbourhood civic amenity site or drop off-centre; for example, bottle bank, can bank, textile bank.
Centres where recyclable wastes may be brought and sold for economic reward.
Waste produced from construction or demolition activities. The materials usually include concrete, bricks, timber, soil, metals, glass, packaging material and rock.