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Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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2014 Tonnage
RecyclingTons
One-Sort26,218.50
Mattresses848.99
Appliances & Scrap Metals1,515.23
Total Recycling28,582.72
  
Other RecyclingTons
Construction Recycled126.5
Batteries15.66
Tires78.93
Electronics706.46
Total Other Recycling927.55
  
Total Waste to Energy Disposal85,524.25
  
Total Recycling & Waste to Energy

115,034.52

  
Compostable Material 
Source Separated Organics448.68
Yard Waste - Residential17,128.10
Total Compostable Material17,576.78
  
Total Construction Landfilled5,213.03
  
Total All Weight137,824.33

 

2014 Garbage and Recycling Overview
MethodPercentage
Waste to Energy62.1%
Recycling21.4%
Composted12.8%
Landfilled (C&D)3.8%
Recycling Rate for Hennepin County:25%
Total Diversion: 34.2%

 

Last updated May 19, 2016

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