Public Works

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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2000 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
        13,648.00
9.60%
Cans-Alum
             397.00
0.28%
Cans-Tin                    
             595.00
0.42%
Glass
          4,371.00
3.07%
Plastic
             886.00
0.62%
Corrugated
             753.00
0.53%
Magazines
          1,127.00
0.79%
Phone Books
             278.00
0.20%
Mixed Paper
             997.00
0.70%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
4,638.00
3.26%
Total Recycling
27,690.00
19.48%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
               46.22
0.03%
Batteries
               25.00
0.02%
Motor Oil-used
             137.00
0.10%
Oil filters-used
                    -  
0.00%
Tires
             284.00
0.20%
TV's & Computers
             404.00
0.28%
Total Other Recycling
             896.22
0.63%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
      113,580.00
79.89%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
      142,166.22
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
17,703.00
 
Total Compostable Material
        17,703.00
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
          6,190.24
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
      166,059.46
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Last updated Jan 6, 2012