Minneapolis Department of Public Works

 

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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1995 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
        12,028.00
9.45%
Cans-Alum
             507.00
0.40%
Cans-Tin                    
             824.00
0.65%
Glass
          6,339.00
4.98%
Plastic
             644.00
0.51%
Corrugated
             322.00
0.25%
Magazines
             703.00
0.55%
Phone Books
             519.00
0.41%
Milk Cartons
             101.00
0.08%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
2,318.00
1.82%
Total Recycling
24,305.00
19.09%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
            266.00
0.21%
Batteries
               51.00
0.04%
Motor Oil-used
                    -  
0.00%
Oil filters-used
                    -  
0.00%
Tires
             249.00
0.20%
TV's & Computers
                    -  
0.00%
Total Other Recycling
             566.00
0.44%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
102,444.00
80.46%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
127,315.00
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
16,714.00
 
Christmas Trees
273.00
 
Total Compostable Material
16,987.00
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
1,574.00
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
145,876.00
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Last updated Jan. 6, 2012