Minneapolis Department of Public Works

 

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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2003 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
        12,817.00
8.97%
Cans-Alum
             513.00
0.36%
Cans-Tin                    
             769.00
0.54%
Glass
          4,070.00
2.85%
Plastic
          1,330.00
0.93%
Corrugated
             770.00
0.54%
Magazines
             844.00
0.59%
Phone Books
               21.00
0.01%
Mixed Paper
             666.00
0.47%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
5,310.00
3.72%
Total Recycling
27,110.00
18.98%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
             139.00
0.10%
Batteries
               19.00
0.01%
Motor Oil-used
             114.00
0.08%
Oil filters-used
                    -  
0.00%
Tires
             221.00
0.15%
TV's & Computers
             468.00
0.33%
Total Other Recycling
             961.00
0.67%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
      114,749.00
80.35%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
      142,820.00
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
18,163.00
 
Total Compostable Material
        18,163.00
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
          9,602.00
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
      170,585.00
 






































Numbers and percentages may not equal 100% due to rounding.

Last updated Jan. 6, 2012