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Appendix G10: General Waste to Disposal Face, 1–7 March 2008

General waste to disposal face,
1–7 March 2008
% of total
(± 95% confidence level)
Tonnes/week
Paper Recyclable 3.6% (±1.8%) 23
Multi-material/other 0.5% (±0.3%) 3
Subtotal 4.2% (±2.1%) 26
Plastics Recyclable 0.7% (±0.6%) 4
Multi-material/other 3.1% (±1.4%) 19
Subtotal 3.8% (±1.7%) 24
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 1.3% (±1.5%) 8
Green waste 20.8% (±7.8%) 130
Multi-material/other 0.3% (±0.4%) 2
Subtotal 22.5% (±7.9%) 140
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 1.7% (±0.6%) 11
Multi-material/other 1.7% (±0.6%) 11
Subtotal 3.4% (±1.0%) 21
Non-ferrous metals   0.6% (±0.6%) 4
Glass Recyclable 3.1% (±2.6%) 19
Multi-material/other 0.5% (±0.2%) 3
Subtotal 3.6% (±2.6%) 23
Textiles Clothing/textiles 0.5% (±0.2%) 3
Multi-material/other 2.1% (±0.8%) 13
Subtotal 2.6% (±0.9%) 16
Nappies and sanitary   0.5% (±0.5%) 3
Rubble Concrete 6.5% (±4.8%) 41
Other 37.6% (±11.9%) 235
Subtotal 44.1% (±12.8%) 275
Timber Unpainted and untreated 0.5% (±0.3%) 3
Fabricated 2.5% (±0.8%) 16
Multi-material/other 9.7% (±2.8%) 60
Subtotal 12.7% (±3.0%) 79
Rubber   1.8% (±1.9%) 11
Potentially hazardous   0.3% (±0.3%) 2
  Total 100%   624

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, 1–7 March 2008
C&D ICI Landscaping Residential
Paper Recyclable 0.8% 14.7% 0.2% 5.4%
Multi-material/other 0.1% 2.3% 0.0% 0.6%
Subtotal 0.9% 17.1% 0.2% 5.9%
Plastics Recyclable 0.0% 3.4% 0.0% 0.4%
Multi-material/other 1.0% 11.1% 0.5% 5.0%
Subtotal 1.0% 14.4% 0.5% 5.5%
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 0.8% 5.5% 0.0% 0.6%
Green waste 2.7% 6.2% 38.8% 14.0%
Multi-material/other 0.0% 1.6% 0.0% 0.1%
Subtotal 3.5% 13.4% 38.9% 14.6%
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 2.8% 2.2% 0.2% 4.8%
Multi-material/other 0.5% 2.6% 0.5% 9.0%
Subtotal 3.3% 4.8% 0.7% 13.7%
Non-ferrous metals   0.8% 1.8% 0.0% 0.7%
Glass Recyclable 0.0% 15.9% 0.0% 0.6%
Multi-material/other 0.2% 0.6% 0.1% 3.2%
Subtotal 0.3% 16.5% 0.1% 3.8%
Textiles Clothing/textiles 0.0% 0.8% 0.1% 2.8%
Multi-material/other 1.2% 3.1% 0.2% 12.2%
Subtotal 1.2% 4.0% 0.3% 15.0%
Nappies and sanitary   0.0% 2.5% 0.0% 0.1%
Rubble Concrete 23.6% 0.1% 0.5% 1.1%
Other 37.8% 7.9% 56.4% 6.9%
Subtotal 61.4% 8.0% 57.0% 7.9%
Timber Unpainted and untreated 0.2% 1.1% 0.2% 1.5%
Fabricated 0.9% 2.8% 0.5% 16.0%
Multi-material/other 26.4% 3.7% 1.7% 13.9%
Subtotal 27.6% 7.6% 2.4% 31.4%
Rubber   0.0% 8.8% 0.0% 0.6%
Potentially hazardous   0.1% 1.2% 0.0% 0.8%
  Total 100% 100% 100% 100%

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

 

General waste to disposal face,
by vehicle type, 1–7 March 2008
Compactor Front-loader truck Gantry truck Other truck Trailer
Paper Recyclable 5.0% 20.2% 4.9% 0.5% 9.5%
Multi-material/other 22.8% 2.1% 0.6% 0.0% 3.6%
Subtotal 27.7% 22.2% 5.5% 0.5% 13.1%
Plastics Recyclable 5.0% 0.5% 1.0% 0.4% 0.6%
Multi-material/other 9.9% 18.5% 4.0% 0.4% 6.0%
Subtotal 14.9% 18.9% 5.0% 0.8% 6.5%
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 5.9% 15.7% 0.2% 0.4% 7.4%
Green waste 5.0% 4.0% 8.1% 33.3% 4.7%
Multi-material/other 1.0% 2.3% 0.0% 0.3% 1.1%
Subtotal 11.9% 22.0% 8.4% 34.0% 13.2%
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 4.0% 3.6% 2.8% 0.5% 4.8%
Multi-material/other 1.0% 2.8% 3.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Subtotal 5.0% 6.4% 6.1% 0.8% 5.5%
Non-ferrous metals   3.0% 1.0% 0.3% 0.8% 0.6%
Glass Recyclable 24.8% 1.7% 6.9% 0.0% 1.7%
Multi-material/other 1.0% 0.9% 1.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Subtotal 25.7% 2.6% 7.9% 0.1% 2.0%
Textiles Clothing/textiles 2.0% 2.0% 0.8% 0.0% 0.7%
Multi-material/other 1.0% 6.6% 3.5% 0.5% 0.7%
Subtotal 3.0% 8.6% 4.3% 0.5% 1.4%
Nappies and sanitary   3.0% 7.0% 0.1% 0.0% 3.6%
Rubble Concrete 0.0% 0.4% 14.0% 1.5% 0.0%
Other 1.0% 1.1% 25.7% 52.2% 10.9%
Subtotal 1.0% 1.5% 39.7% 53.7% 10.9%
Timber Unpainted and untreated 1.0% 1.9% 0.8% 0.1% 0.0%
Fabricated 1.0% 1.6% 5.0% 0.6% 3.0%
Multi-material/other 1.0% 4.1% 16.4% 4.8% 39.2%
Subtotal 3.0% 7.5% 22.2% 5.5% 42.2%
Rubber   1.0% 1.1% 0.2% 3.1% 0.4%
Potentially hazardous   1.0% 1.2% 0.3% 0.2% 0.6%
  Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

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