Public Works

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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2007 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
        10,043.00
7.69%
Cans-Alum
             298.00
0.23%
Cans-Tin                    
             446.00
0.34%
Glass
          5,514.00
4.22%
Plastic
          1,201.53
0.92%
Corrugated
             910.00
0.70%
Magazines
          1,198.00
0.92%
Phone Books
               26.00
0.02%
Mixed Paper
             962.00
0.74%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
3,411.06
2.61%
Total Recycling
24,009.59
18.39%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
               82.27
0.06%
Batteries
               25.59
0.02%
Motor Oil-used
               11.19
0.01%
Oil filters-used
 
0.00%
Tires
             172.00
0.13%
TV's & Computers
             571.08
0.44%
Total Other Recycling
             862.13
0.66%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
      105,711.00
80.95%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
      130,582.72
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
15,696.00
 
Total Compostable Material
        15,696.00
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
          7,462.00
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
      153,740.72
 






































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

Last updated Jan 6, 2012