Minneapolis Department of Public Works

 

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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1994 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling 
 

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
12,879.83
9.94%
Cans-Alum
556.35
0.43%
Cans-Tin                    
831.27
0.64%
Glass
6,581.52
5.08%
Plastic
681.3
0.53%
Corrugated
335.09
0.26%
Magazines
764
0.59%
Phone Books
535.62
0.41%
Milk Cartons
52.11
0.04%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
2,326.03
1.80%
Total Recycling
25,543.12
19.72%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
             168.92
0.13%
Batteries
               57.40
0.04%
Motor Oil-used
                    -  
0.00%
Oil filters-used
                    -  
0.00%
Tires
             287.07
0.22%
TV's & Computers
                    -  
0.00%
Total Other Recycling
             513.39
0.40%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
      103,484.19
79.89%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
      129,540.70
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
16,379.17
 
Christmas Trees
             299.15
 
Total Compostable Material
        16,678.32
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
1,191.20
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
147,410.22
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Last updated Jan. 6, 2012