Public Works

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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2004 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
         12,423.20
8.68%
Cans-Alum
             424.15
0.30%
Cans-Tin                    
             636.22
0.44%
Glass
           4,653.78
3.25%
Plastic
           1,130.24
0.79%
Corrugated
             775.52
0.54%
Magazines
           1,281.40
0.90%
Phone Books
                 4.93
0.00%
Mixed Paper
             875.14
0.61%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
5,219.03
3.65%
Total Recycling
27,423.61
19.16%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
             154.00
0.11%
Batteries
               20.98
0.01%
Motor Oil-used
             108.74
0.08%
Oil filters-used
                    -  
0.00%
Tires
             225.64
0.16%
TV's & Computers
             558.57
0.39%
Total Other Recycling
           1,067.93
0.75%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
       114,619.68
80.09%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
       143,111.22
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
20,511.35
 
Total Compostable Material
         20,511.35
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
           9,348.30
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
       172,970.87
 





































Numbers and percentages may not add up due to rounding.

Last updated Jan 6, 2012