Public Works

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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2005 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
        11,355.84
8.11%
Cans-Alum
             325.48
0.23%
Cans-Tin                    
             488.22
0.35%
Glass
          4,809.50
3.44%
Plastic
          1,105.64
0.79%
Corrugated
             791.61
0.57%
Magazines
          1,315.74
0.94%
Phone Books
                 7.30
0.01%
Mixed Paper
             963.58
0.69%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
5,063.13
3.62%
Total Recycling
26,226.04
18.74%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
             133.00
0.10%
Batteries
               20.38
0.01%
Motor Oil-used
               13.59
0.01%
Oil filters-used
                    -  
0.00%
Tires
             220.08
0.16%
TV's & Computers
             598.58
0.43%
Total Other Recycling
             985.63
0.70%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
      112,741.56
80.56%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
      139,953.23
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
18,521.31
 
Total Compostable Material
        18,521.31
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
          8,483.42
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
      166,957.96
 






































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

Last updated Jan 6, 2012