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An Overview of the Evolution and Use of Waste Bins

11 Feb 2013 by admin in categories Articles, Bin chit chat, Wheelie Bin | Be the first to comment here.

In the Middle Ages, around about 1200 to 1348 AD, there was no garbage collection system, no sanitation system. Throughout Europe, spoiled food, human waste and garbage was simply dumped into the streets. The lack of sanitation aided the breeding of rodents capable of carrying and transmitting diseases that were fatal to humans. While the [...]

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