Minneapolis Department of Public Works

 

Solid Waste & Recycling

309 2nd Ave S., Room 210
Minneapolis, MN 55401-2281

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2010 Tonnage - Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
           7,570.75
6.23%
Cans-Alum
             280.62
0.23%
Cans-Tin                    
             579.13
0.48%
Glass
           5,836.28
4.80%
Plastic
           1,208.16
0.99%
Corrugated
             935.99
0.77%
Magazines
             982.09
0.81%
Phone Books
               65.57
0.05%
Mixed Paper
          1,121.18
0.92%
Mattresses
             179.00
0.15%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
           1,833.61
1.51%
Total Recycling
20,592.38
16.94%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
             192.00
0.16%
Batteries
               20.32
0.02%
Motor Oil-used
                 8.71
0.01%
Oil filters-used
                 0.89
0.00%
Tires
             139.54
0.11%
TV's & Computers
             750.55
0.62%
Total Other Recycling
1,112.01
0.91%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
99,884.59
82.15%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
      121,588.98
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
345.87
 
Yard Waste - Residential
15,874.93
 
Total Compostable Material
        16,220.80
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
6,613.18
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
       144,243.96
 
 
 
 

 





































Numbers and percentages may not add up due to rounding. 

Last updated Jan. 6, 2012