[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - key:rubbish=

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Sat Feb 14 00:16:36 UTC 2015

On 14/02/2015 11:02 AM, David Bannon wrote:
> Warin, others, no further thoughts on a new high level tag indicating
> rubbish disposal facilities ?
> Background is that this came up while tagging campsite but its potential
> use is far greater. We have many high level tags and most relate to
> activity that generates rubbish, lets deal with it !
> To summarise discussion, structures like -
> amenity=campsite
> campsite=waste_disposal
> waste=chemical_toilet
> is a bit clumsy given how many tags are needed and how often it _should_
> be tagged. Further, many "sites" be they mining, camping, whatever are
> large and identifying the particular node where the disposal point is is
> of value.
> rubbish=chemical_toilet    is, perhaps ambiguous. Do we like
> rubbish_disposal=      ????   waste_disposal= ???
> Lets see some hands please ?

I'd split the voting up into

A)   waste_      vs        rubbish_

And I'd go for waste_   A better word that applies to more things?

B) collection   vs     disposal

For me   'collection' as disposal may be the final resting place of the 
waste, collection is the more frequent case.

so .. for me


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