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Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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2015 Tonnage
RecyclingTons
One-Sort27,465.37
Mattresses893.47
Appliances & Scrap Metals706.19
Total Recycling29,065.03
  
Other RecyclingTons
Construction Recycled88
Batteries16.35
Tires113.85
Electronics625.65
Total Other Recycling843.85
  
Total Waste to Energy Disposal85,613.36
  
Total Recycling & Waste to Energy115,522.24
  
Compostable Material 
Source Separated Organics823.9
Yard Waste - Residential19,336.47
Total Compostable Material20,160.37
  
Total Construction Landfilled5,112.10
  
Total All Weight140,794.71

 

2015 Garbage and Recycling Overview
MethodPercentage
Waste to Energy60.8%
Recycling21.2%
Composted14.3%
Landfilled (C&D)3.6%
Recycling Rate for Hennepin County:25.34%
Total Diversion: 35.6%

Last updated Feb 11, 2016

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