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Land that is used for bringing decommissioned vehicles for dismantling. Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: Industrial
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may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
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Status: in use

A subtag for landuse=industrial to tag land used by wrecking yards (Australian, New Zealand, and Canadian English), scrapyards (British English) or junkyards (American English), businesses in dismantling where wrecked or decommissioned vehicles are brought, their usable parts are sold for use in operating vehicles, while the unusable metal parts, known as scrap metal parts, are sold to metal-recycling companies.

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