A Brief Yet Interesting History Of The Dumpster
The average, ordinary dumpster doesn't look like much at first glance. So it's hard to believe that such an unassuming container has a rich and rather interesting history behind its existence. The following tells the brief yet interesting tale of how the ubiquitous dumpster came to be. Before There Were Dumpsters... Before the dumpster was invented, there was no catch-all solution for collecting garbage in one place. In major cities, most people put their garbage in a wide variety of small receptacles that had to be dumped by hand.