CHAPTER 23C. UTILITY SERVICES.
Article XII. Recyclable Materials.
Sec. 23C-12-1. Definitions.
The following terms are defined for the purposes of this
Approved recycling container means the bucket, bin, box or
other container supplied by and/or identified by the city or the authorized
recycling contractor or the donor of such recyclable materials as the container
into which recyclable materials shall be placed and which shall be located at
the curbside (or alley in some cases) for collection by the authorized recycling
Authorized recycling contractor means a person, firm,
partnership, corporation or other entity authorized under and by virtue of a
contract with the city to collect recyclable materials within the city
Recyclable material means material such as, but not limited
to, newspapers, glass, metal and aluminum cans, plastic bottles, corrugated
cardboard and used motor oil which is separated from other waste or refuse for
the purpose of recycling.
Recycling means the process of collecting
and turning used products into new products by reprocessing or remanufacturing
Authorized nonprofit organization means a nonprofit
organization authorized by the city to remove specified recyclable materials.
(Ord. No. 1208, § 3 (part).)