Minneapolis Department of Public Works

 

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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2006 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
        10,912.19
8.04%
Cans-Alum
             319.27
0.24%
Cans-Tin                    
             478.89
0.35%
Glass
          5,109.70
3.77%
Plastic
          1,158.89
0.85%
Corrugated
             858.52
0.63%
Magazines
          1,242.09
0.92%
Phone Books
               23.73
0.02%
Mixed Paper
             946.48
0.70%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
4,217.09
3.11%
Total Recycling
25,266.85
18.62%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
               73.00
0.05%
Batteries
               23.80
0.02%
Motor Oil-used
               12.48
0.01%
Oil filters-used
                    -  
0.00%
Tires
             224.25
0.17%
TV's & Computers
             581.54
0.43%
Total Other Recycling
             915.07
0.67%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
      109,531.94
80.71%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
      135,713.86
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
17,088.85
 
Total Compostable Material
        17,088.85
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
          8,363.32
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
      161,166.03
 






































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

Last updated Jan. 6, 2012