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Appendix G4: General Waste to Disposal Face, 6–12 August 2007

General waste to disposal face,
6–12 August 2007
% of total
(± 95% confidence level)
Tonnes/week
Paper Recyclable 6.1% (±3.4%) 22
Multi-material/other 1.2% (±0.5%) 4
Subtotal 7.4% (±3.8%) 26
Plastics Recyclable 0.3% (±0.1%) 1
Multi-material/other 8.1% (±3.6%) 29
Subtotal 8.4% (±3.7%) 30
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 3.3% (±2.2%) 12
Green waste 10.3% (±5.6%) 36
Multi-material/other 1.6% (±2.2%) 5
Subtotal 15.2% (±6.5%) 53
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 2.1% (±0.7%) 7
Multi-material/other 2.1% (±0.9%) 7
Subtotal 4.1% (±1.3%) 15
Non-ferrous metals   0.3% (±0.1%) 1
Glass Recyclable 0.9% (±0.7%) 3
Multi-material/other 6.1% (±4.0%) 22
Subtotal 7.0% (±4.0%) 25
Textiles Clothing/textiles 1.0% (±0.8%) 3
Multi-material/other 2.7% (±1.1%) 9
Subtotal 3.7% (±1.7%) 13
Nappies and sanitary   1.0% (±0.8%) 3
Rubble Concrete 12.9% (±7.7%) 45
Other 25.0% (±9.6%) 88
Subtotal 37.9% (±13.7%) 134
Timber Unpainted and untreated 1.4% (±0.7%) 5
Fabricated 4.6% (±1.9%) 16
Multi-material/other 8.6% (±2.5%) 30
Subtotal 14.5% (±3.3%) 51
Rubber   0.2% (±0.2%) 1
Potentially hazardous   0.4% (±0.1%) 1

 

Total

100%

 

353

Notes: Totals/subtotals may not sum exactly due to rounding. Where the margin of error is greater than the number itself, the lower limit is zero.

 

General waste to disposal face, by activity source, 6–12 August 2007 C&D ICI Landscaping Residential
Paper Recyclable 0.8% 14.4% 0.2% 3.3%
Multi-material/other 0.2% 2.8% 0.0% 0.6%
Subtotal 1.0% 17.2% 0.2% 3.9%
Plastics Recyclable 0.0% 0.6% 0.0% 0.2%
Multi-material/other 1.2% 18.9% 0.3% 3.5%
Subtotal 1.3% 19.6% 0.3% 3.7%
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 0.1% 8.4% 0.1% 0.3%
Green waste 0.6% 3.0% 53.4% 18.1%
Multi-material/other 0.0% 4.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Subtotal 0.6% 15.4% 53.4% 18.5%
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 2.6% 2.0% 0.0% 4.4%
Multi-material/other 0.7% 3.3% 0.0% 7.9%
Subtotal 3.2% 5.2% 0.0% 12.3%
Non-ferrous metals   0.1% 0.6% 0.0% 0.5%
Glass Recyclable 0.0% 2.3% 0.0% 0.5%
Multi-material/other 0.2% 13.6% 4.6% 1.6%
Subtotal 0.2% 15.8% 4.6% 2.1%
Textiles Clothing/textiles 0.1% 1.9% 0.1% 3.0%
Multi-material/other 2.1% 3.6% 0.0% 7.3%
Subtotal 2.1% 5.5% 0.1% 10.2%
Nappies and sanitary   0.0% 2.5% 0.0% 0.1%
Rubble Concrete 29.8% 0.3% 1.3% 9.2%
Other 39.2% 8.1% 38.5% 8.3%
Subtotal 69.0% 8.3% 39.8% 17.5%
Timber Unpainted and untreated 2.3% 0.9% 0.0% 1.0%
Fabricated 4.9% 4.1% 0.9% 13.7%
Multi-material/other 14.9% 3.8% 0.6% 15.4%
Subtotal 22.2% 8.8% 1.5% 30.2%
Rubber   0.1% 0.4% 0.0% 0.3%
Potentially hazardous   0.2% 0.7% 0.0% 0.5%
  Total 100% 100% 100% 100%

Note: Totals/subtotals may not sum exactly due to rounding.

 

General waste to disposal face, by vehicle type, 6–12 August 2007 Front-loader truck Gantry truck Other truck Trailer
Paper Recyclable 24.1% 4.8% 0.7% 9.5%
Multi-material/other 2.6% 1.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Subtotal 26.7% 6.1% 0.8% 10.1%
Plastics Recyclable 1.1% 0.2% 0.1% 0.9%
Multi-material/other 15.2% 10.5% 0.8% 8.0%
Subtotal 16.3% 10.6% 0.8% 8.9%
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 17.0% 1.4% 0.2% 21.8%
Green waste 3.1% 4.2% 27.9% 8.7%
Multi-material/other 3.2% 2.0% 0.0% 2.4%
Subtotal 23.3% 7.5% 28.1% 32.9%
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 1.8% 2.8% 0.8% 1.8%
Multi-material/other 4.0% 1.9% 1.4% 2.9%
Subtotal 5.9% 4.7% 2.2% 4.6%
Non-ferrous metals   1.0% 0.3% 0.0% 0.6%
Glass Recyclable 5.2% 0.1% 0.1% 3.7%
Multi-material/other 0.7% 9.7% 2.1% 1.0%
Subtotal 5.9% 9.9% 2.2% 4.7%
Textiles Clothing/textiles 1.8% 0.5% 1.4% 1.4%
Multi-material/other 3.4% 2.5% 2.5% 2.5%
Subtotal 5.2% 3.0% 3.9% 4.0%
Nappies and sanitary   6.1% 0.2% 0.1% 3.1%
Rubble Concrete 0.7% 13.6% 16.7% 0.4%
Other 1.5% 26.6% 32.0% 1.3%
Subtotal 2.2% 40.3% 48.7% 1.7%
Timber Unpainted and untreated 2.5% 1.5% 0.4% 5.7%
Fabricated 2.1% 3.8% 6.7% 2.8%
Multi-material/other 0.7% 11.6% 5.9% 19.7%
Subtotal 5.3% 16.9% 13.0% 28.2%
Rubber   0.9% 0.1% 0.1% 0.5%
Potentially hazardous   1.1% 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
  Total 100% 100% 100% 100%

Note: Totals/subtotals may not sum exactly due to rounding.