Waste bins around the world …

When traveling around the world Maria Kelleher can’t resist snapping photos of waste collection bins. This blog follows her travels and shares her memorable photos. Enjoy…

Ireland – Anti-chewing gum litter

chewing-gum-litterSign on bus shelter in Ireland warning people about a 150 euro fine for those who do not dispose of chewing gum properly

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Recylables Ireland

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Bring centre where recyclables and clothing are dropped off for recycling and reuse in Ireland

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Garbage Disposal Is Expensive In Ireland!

Aug 2011 to May 2012 007Setting out household garbage is pricier in Ireland than in Canada – 5 euros (about $6.50 Canadian) for 1.5 bags, or over $4 per bag!

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Garbage Collection in Morocco

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Garbage collection by rear loading truck and cart system in Morocco.

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Blue & Green Bins in Toronto

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A typical curbside set out in Toronto, Canada – 46 litre Green Bins for household organics are set out every week, alternating with Blue Bins (households pick the size they want) for single stream recyclables one week and a black bin (households pick the size with a variable rate price) for garbage on alternate weeks. This photo shows a set out on a Blue Bin week

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Southern France Waste Bins

Molok deep collection waste bins from Southern France along the Canal du Midi in the town of Beziers.

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Croatia and Slovenia

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Montenegro

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Waste bins in Montenegro

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