Public Works

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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1993 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling
 

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
13,227.00
10.25%
Cans-Alum
520
0.40%
Cans-Tin                    
844
0.65%
Glass
6,224.00
4.82%
Plastic
619
0.48%
Corrugated
327
0.25%
Magazines
528
0.41%
Phone Books
0
0.00%
Milk Cartons
0
0.00%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
2,250.00
1.74%
Total Recycling
24,539.00
19.01%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
             108.00
0.08%
Batteries
               55.00
0.04%
Motor Oil-used
                    -  
0.00%
Oil filters-used
                    -  
0.00%
Tires
             258.00
0.20%
TV's & Computers
                    -  
0.00%
Total Other Recycling
             421.00
0.33%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
      104,112.00
80.66%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
      129,072.00
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
16,843.00
 
Christmas Trees
             284.00
 
Total Compostable Material
        17,127.00
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
             770.00
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
      146,969.00
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Last updated Jan 6, 2012