As used in this chapter:
   (a)   “Materials recovery facility” means a building, enclosure, lot or description of land within or upon which is carried on the business of a junk operator.
(Ord. 9.  Passed 2-18-64; Ord. 2001-01.  Passed 1-2-01.)
   (b)   “Materials recovery operator” means a person whose principal business is that of purchasing, selling, storing or receiving secondhand articles of any kind, ferrous or nonferrous metals, tools, lighting and plumbing fixtures or secondhand personal property of any other kind or description, including motor vehicles purchased for the purpose of being dismantled and sold for spare parts or scrap. “Materials recovery operator” also means a processor of industrial scrap materials.
(Ord. 1988-12.  Passed 6-7-88; Ord. 2001-01.  Passed 1-2-01.)