Public Works

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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1998 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
        15,062.00
10.85%
Cans-Alum
             374.00
0.27%
Cans-Tin                    
             618.00
0.45%
Glass
          3,644.00
2.62%
Plastic
             781.00
0.56%
Corrugated
             328.00
0.24%
Magazines
             776.00
0.56%
Phone Books
             289.00
0.21%
Milk Cartons
                    -  
0.00%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
3,591.00
2.59%
Total Recycling
25,463.00
18.34%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
           1,362.00
0.98%
Batteries
               22.00
0.02%
Motor Oil-used
             160.00
0.12%
Oil filters-used
                    -  
0.00%
Tires
             313.00
0.23%
TV's & Computers
             292.00
0.21%
Total Other Recycling
           2,149.00
1.55%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
      111,248.00
80.12%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
      138,860.00
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
20,527.00
 
Total Compostable Material
20,527.00 
 
 
          
 
Total Construction Landfilled
1,692.00
 
 
      
 
Total All Weight
161,079.00
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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

Last updated Jan 6, 2012