Meaning of arisings in English:


Pronunciation /əˈrʌɪzɪŋz/

plural noun

  • Materials forming the secondary or waste products of industrial operations.

    ‘The remaining reserves in these existing or approved voids should be sufficient for waste arisings in this area for up to 20 years.’
    • ‘This includes a recognition of the continuing need for landfill for the majority of waste arisings from the County.’
    • ‘A lot more could be done about a similar collection of data on the arisings of wood waste from the forestry industry, which are available as an energy source for co-generation in industry, for example.’
    • ‘In 2003 arisings from Construction, Demolition and Excavation Waste were in the order of 6.24 million tonnes.’
    • ‘We provide high quality consultancy support for waste arisings modelling to local authorities.’