incineration

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incineration

 [in-sin″ĕ-ra´shun]
the act of burning to ashes.

incineration

[insin′ərā′shən]
Etymology: L, incinerare, to burn to ashes
the removal or reduction of waste materials by burning.

incineration

(ĭn-sĭn″ĕr-ā′shŭn) [L. in, into, + cineres, ashes]
Destruction by fire; cremation.

incineration

the act of burning to ashes.
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Those long-term contracts have expired, making trash-to-energy plants in the state less profitable.
The proposed overhaul comes at an important juncture for solid waste management in Connecticut, which for decades has relied heavily on the state's numerous trash-to-energy plants.
The New Jersey-based company that operates trash-to-energy plants in Wallingford, Bristol and Preston, is working with a company in suburban Philadelphia to develop a facility to recycle food and yard waste as well as other types of organic refuse.