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Title: 7 - Health and Welfare

Chapter: 16 - Garbage

Section: 10 - Definitions

A.  As used in this chapter, the singular includes the plural, and the plural includes the singular, and "person" includes both natural and artificial persons, partnerships and associations.

B. The following words, terms and phrases, when used in this chapter, shall have the meaning ascribed to them in this section:

1.  "Garbage" means and includes the animal and vegetable wastes resulting from the handling, preparation, cooking and consumption of foods, and all other readily putrescible waste materials.

2.  "Refuse" means and includes mixed garbage and rubbish.

3.  "Rubbish" means and includes all trash, refuse and waste materials not included within the term "garbage," as defined herein. It includes, but is not limited to tree, shrub and lawn trimmings, paper, glass, crockery, packing materials, and rags.


 (Ord. 226 §§ 1, 11, 1955.)