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For the purpose of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
DOMICILE WASTE. Any refuse generated on a single-family domiciliary property as a result of domiciliary activities. The term includes landscape waste, but excludes garbage and trade waste.
GARBAGE. Refuse resulting from the handling, processing, preparation, cooling and consumption of food or food products.
LANDSCAPE WASTE. Any vegetable or plant refuse, except garbage. The term includes trees, tree trimmings, branches, stumps, brush, weeds, leaves, grass, shrubbery, yard trimmings and crop residues.
OPEN BURNING. The combustion of any matter in a way that the products of the combustion are emitted to the open air without originating in or passing through equipment for which a permit could be issued under § 9(b) of the Environmental Protection Act, Ill. Rev. Stat. Ch. 111-1/2, § 1009(b).
REFUSE. Any discarded matter; or any matter which is to be reduced in volume, or otherwise changed in chemical or physical properties, in order to facilitate its discard, removal or disposal.
RESTRICTED AREAS. The area within the boundaries of the city, plus a zone extending one mile beyond the boundaries of the city.
TRADE WASTE. Any refuse resulting from the prosecution of any trade, business, industry, commercial venture, utility or service activity, and any government or institutional activity, whether or not for profit. The term includes landscape waste but excludes agricultural waste.
(1986 Code, § 14.04.010) (Ord. 954, passed 3-7-1972)