What is a fancy word for trash can?
Find another word for garbage-can. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for garbage-can, like: Dumpster [tm], dustbin, garbage pail, ash bin, ash can, ashcan, circular-file, trash can, wastebin, trash basket and waste basket.
What are the trash cans outside called?
A waste container, also known as a dustbin, garbage can, and trash can is a type of container that is usually made out of metal or plastic.
What are the giant garbage cans called?
A dumpster is a type of movable waste container designed to be brought and taken away by a special collection vehicle, or to a bin that a specially designed garbage truck lifts, empties into its hopper, and lowers, on the spot. The word is a generic trademark of Dumpster, an American brand name for a specific design.
Does America have wheelie bins?
Big wheelie bins would be called dumpsters in the US, but so would the things that are called skips in Britain. Both countries have storage bins and recycling bins, but only Americans name a part of the fridge the vegetable bin.
What goes in the gray trash cans?
Gray Container: Allows for the collection of organic waste (paper, cardboard) and non-organic recyclables (bottles and cans), and trash.
What does a red trash can mean?
Red Tag* – The yard waste container is contaminated with garbage.
What is red dustbin?
Waste bin (red lid) What goes in the waste bin? Your waste bin (red lid) is for general household rubbish that cannot go in the recycling or organics bins, including: Soft plastics (eg. plastic wrap, cling film, newspaper sleeves, plastic bags, bin liners).
What are green bins used for?
A green bin is a large, movable, rigid plastic or metal container that contains biodegradable waste or compostable materials as a means to divert waste from landfills. In some local authorities, green bins are also used to contain unsorted municipal solid waste.