Public Works

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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2008 Tonnage - Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling
 

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
          9,219.55
7.35%
Cans-Alum
             316.50
0.25%
Cans-Tin                    
             474.90
0.38%
Glass
          5,884.42
4.69%
Plastic
          1,259.04
1.00%
Corrugated
             963.42
0.77%
Magazines
          1,204.69
0.96%
Phone Books
               17.67
0.01%
Mixed Paper
          1,054.26
0.84%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
2,453.88
1.96%
Total Recycling
22,848.33
18.22%
 
 
Other Recycling
 
 
Construction Recycled
                 6.00
0.00%
Batteries
               28.14
0.02%
Motor Oil-used
               15.77
0.01%
Oil filters-used
                 1.10
0.00%
Tires
             158.00
0.13%
TV's & Computers
             643.38
0.51%
Total Other Recycling
             852.39
0.68%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
      101,721.89
81.10%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
      125,422.61
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
 
 
Source Separated Organics
60.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
19,523.00
 
Total Compostable Material
        19,583.00
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
          6,124.58
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
      151,130.19
 






































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

Last updated Jan 6, 2012