[Tagging] amenity=recycling & recycling_type=dump

Thorsten Alge lists at thorsten-alge.de
Sat Mar 11 16:18:36 UTC 2017


> Dump is the wrong word. In this context it is an American word, rather
> than British, but my understanding of it is that it is where rubbish is
> dumped rather than recycled.
> 
> The normal term is non-recyclable, but that does not mean landfill. It
> could equally be incinerated.
> 
> If you mean unsupervised recycling centres, why not use
> supervised=yes/no?

Well, to tag the supervision it would be ok. But how shall small places
where residents are allowed to dump their green waste to rot tagged. is
amenity=recycling with recycling_type=centre correct or is there a need
to have another option for recycling_type?



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