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Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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2016 Tonnages from Solid Waste & Recycling customers

2016 Tonnage
RecyclingTons
One-Sort27,625.51
Mattresses898.27
Appliances & Scrap Metals1036.28
Total Recycling29,560.06
  
Other RecyclingTons
Construction Recycled108
Batteries18.43
Tires106.66
Electronics632.32
Total Other Recycling865.41
  
Total Waste to Energy Disposal82,764.89
  
Total Recycling & Waste to Energy113,190.36
  
Compostable Material 
Source Separated Organics3385.49
Yard Waste - Residential17,629.94
Total Compostable Material21,015.43
  
Total Construction Landfilled5,089.17
  
Total All Weight139,294.96
  
2016 Garbage and Recycling Overview
MethodPercentage
Waste to Energy59.42%
Recycling21.84%
Composted15.09%
Landfilled (C&D)3.65%
Recycling Rate for Hennepin County:26.32%
Total Diversion: 36.93%

Last updated Jan 18, 2017

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