It seems a strange thing to say that rubbish can be classified as well. Everything that is not in use is classified as rubbish, garbage or waste. The reality is but otherwise. There are seven different kinds of rubbish. These different categories are dealt with differently. The seven different types of rubbish are as follows:
- Liquid/ Solid Household Waste
It is the most commonly reported kind of rubbish. Most of the trash or waste collected in a day comes from the homes. The domestic waste comes in two different forms that are solid waste or liquid waste. The other name for this kind of waste is the black bag wage. Although it is not very toxic but is rich in germs so timely rubbish removal of Melbourne is a must to keep the loved ones safe. If this garbage is not removed it can be a source of calling the pests, rodents and insects.
We are living in a world of gadgets. We are all surrounded by electronic devices. It is hard to think of even the least time without electronic devices. Apart from the utility these devices like the television, audio gadgets, and communication devices like mobiles are also a source of the constant development of wastes that are classified as the E-wastes. This type includes the damaged and out of order parts of a device, or the components made of highly dangerous materials. Such waste cannot be removed with ordinary methods. They have to be handled very carefully. If they are not disposed of carefully they can be a serious threat to the environment.
- Medical/Clinical Waste
This kind of waste id related to the places where the patients are cured, medicines are manufactured or medical research is carried out. The medical wastes are dumped outside the hospitals and all similar sites very frequently. Besides the medicines and chemicals, the medical wastes also include the bandages, equipment discarded, needles from the used injectable and wasted chemicals like phenols. If they are not properly disposed of they can threaten the lives of many others.
- Green Waste
The waste coming from the natural surroundings usually from the plantations is known as the green waste. They are usually created due to regular wearing and tearing due to weather alterations, changing temperatures, and human activities like landscaping. It includes the leftovers that come from vegetables, paper, and even bread.
- Waste that can turn out to be deadly
Some activities carried out regularly under government agencies. They are meant for the safety and security of the people at large. This includes spraying for a healthy environment, week clearing and fighting epidemics. Despite their long term benefits, there is a darker side to it too. The remains of such activities can be hazardous. This kind of junk makes another important type of junk that is regularly removed from different sites.
- Waste from construction sites
With the constantly increasing population, there is more demand for construction and buildings. This results in creating huge debris. This kind of waste is heavier and dangerous than the usual kind of waste. Considering the excessive weight and huge size special tools are required to move it from the site to a safe place.
- Recyclable materials
Some of the wastes are made out of the materials that can be transformed into something new. These are referred to as the reusable materials. These wastes are made out of metals, paper, glass and cardboard.