Minneapolis Department of Public Works

 

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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1997 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
14,673.00
10.64%
Cans-Alum
353.00
0.26%
Cans-Tin                    
644.00
0.47%
Glass
4,008.00
2.91%
Plastic
878.00
0.64%
Corrugated
332.00
0.24%
Magazines
672.00
0.49%
Phone Books
501.00
0.36%
Milk Cartons
80.00
0.06%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
3,260.00
2.36%
Total Recycling
25,401.00
18.42%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
923.00
0.67%
Batteries
 23.00
0.02%
Motor Oil-used
-  
0.00%
Oil filters-used
-  
0.00%
Tires
278.00
0.20%
TV's & Computers
47.00
0.03%
Total Other Recycling
1,271.00
0.92%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
111,248.00
80.66%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
137,920.00
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
19,627.00
 
Christmas Trees
19,627.00
 
Total Compostable Material
          
 
 
1,491.00
 
Total Construction Landfilled
 
 
 
159,038.00
 
Total All Weight
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Last updated Jan. 6, 2012