2012-14 Recycling Statistics

UMB's recycling numbers from 2012-2014.

 

2012

2013

2014

Commingled Containers 103.2 109.1 124.8
Cardboard  74.0 84.6  62.7
Mixed Paper  144.1  119.6  135.2
Electronics  15.9  12.0  12.1
White Goods (Scrap Metal)  22.6  8.2  19.1
Back-end Scrap (Incinerator)  20.0  27.2  19.6
Fluorescent Bulbs  9.1  9.4  6.5
Lead/Other Batteries  5.4  1.3  1.7
Pallets      0.6
Carpet  12.4    
Compost      13.4
Bottom Ash (Prorated Share)  405.3    
Total Recycling  811.9  371.5  395.5
Trash  1,179.2  1,573.3  1,505.9
Total Waste  1,991.1  1,944.7  1,901.5
Recycling Rate  40.8  19.1  20.8