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Appendix K8: General Waste, by Vehicle Type, 21–27 November 2007

General waste, by vehicle type, 21–27 November 2007 Car
%
Other truck
%
Trailer
%
Paper Recyclable 9.2 8.5 6.0
Multi-material/other 3.9 2.7 3.2
Subtotal 13.0 11.2 9.3
Plastics Recyclable 1.4 3.2 1.4
Multi-material/other 15.8 12.1 13.6
Subtotal 17.2 15.3 15.0
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 30.5 13.2 15.1
Green waste 2.4 8.3 2.2
Multi-material/other 4.4 3.4 3.9
Subtotal 37.3 24.9 21.1
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 2.0 3.1 2.4
Multi-material/other 1.8 2.9 2.4
Subtotal 3.8 6.0 4.9
Non-ferrous metals   0.6 1.0 0.8
Glass Recyclable 3.2 7.1 3.0
Multi-material/other 1.4 2.0 1.9
Subtotal 4.6 9.1 5.0
Textiles Clothing/textiles 2.2 4.5 2.0
Multi-material/other 4.2 3.8 3.2
Subtotal 6.5 8.2 5.2
Nappies and sanitary   12.4 8.7 7.2
Rubble Concrete 0.0 1.2 2.4
Other 1.0 1.7 12.0
Subtotal 1.0 2.9 14.5
Timber Unpainted and untreated 0.2 1.7 3.1
Fabricated 0.7 5.8 4.8
Multi-material/other 1.2 2.5 5.9
Subtotal 2.1 10.0 13.8
Rubber   0.4 1.3 1.2
Potentially hazardous   1.0 1.3 2.2
  Total 100 100 100

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