Minneapolis Department of Public Works

 

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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1999 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
        14,202.00
9.97%
Cans-Alum
             419.00
0.29%
Cans-Tin                    
             591.00
0.42%
Glass
          3,796.00
2.67%
Plastic
             791.00
0.56%
Corrugated
             666.00
0.47%
Magazines
             940.00
0.66%
Phone Books
             238.00
0.17%
Mixed Paper
             924.00
0.65%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
4,093.00
2.87%
Total Recycling
26,660.00
18.72%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
          1,091.00
0.77%
Batteries
               28.00
0.02%
Motor Oil-used
             152.00
0.11%
Oil filters-used
                    -  
0.00%
Tires
             250.00
0.18%
TV's & Computers
             338.00
0.24%
Total Other Recycling
          1,859.00
1.31%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
      113,890.00
79.97%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
      142,409.00
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
17,094.00
 
Total Compostable Material
        17,094.00
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
          3,363.00
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
      162,866.00
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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

Last updated Jan. 6, 2012