Public Works

Solid Waste & Recycling

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

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2002 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
        12,550.00
8.72%
Cans-Alum
             480.00
0.33%
Cans-Tin                    
             719.00
0.50%
Glass
         4,484.00
3.11%
Plastic
          1,052.00
0.73%
Corrugated
             733.00
0.51%
Magazines
             915.00
0.64%
Phone Books
                 7.00
0.00%
Mixed Paper
             916.00
0.64%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
5,323.00
3.70%
Total Recycling
27,179.00
18.88%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
             133.00
0.09%
Batteries
               16.00
0.01%
Motor Oil-used
             119.00
0.08%
Oil filters-used
                    -  
0.00%
Tires
             247.00
0.17%
TV's & Computers
             464.00
0.32%
Total Other Recycling
             979.00
0.68%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
      115,826.00
80.44%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
      143,984.00
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
17,639.00
 
Total Compostable Material
        17,639.00
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
          9,723.23
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
       171,346.23
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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

Last updated Jan 6, 2012