materials recovery facility
Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
- A waste recycling plant. Often shortened to MRF
2009 February 26, Leo Hickman, “The truth about recycling”, The Guardian:
- They pass through Walsall and on to neighbouring Aldridge where they visit a former foundry that was recently converted - "recycled", according to its owners - into the country's largest "materials recovery facility"(MRF, pronounced "merf").