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Appendix K12: General Waste, by Vehicle Type, 21–27 February 2008

General waste, by vehicle type, 21–27 February 2008 Car
%
Other truck
%
Trailer
%
Paper Recyclable 10.6 8.2 6.5
Multi-material/other 3.4 4.7 2.7
Subtotal 14.0 12.9 9.2
Plastics Recyclable 1.3 2.0 1.5
Multi-material/other 13.2 11.8 9.3
Subtotal 14.5 13.8 10.7
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 26.0 16.1 14.2
Green waste 3.3 8.2 15.3
Multi-material/other 4.9 4.2 3.6
Subtotal 34.2 28.4 33.2
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 2.6 3.0 2.5
Multi-material/other 2.2 2.7 2.7
Subtotal 4.8 5.7 5.2
Non-ferrous metals   1.0 1.0 1.1
Glass Recyclable 3.3 8.8 3.7
Multi-material/other 1.6 1.6 1.4
Subtotal 4.9 10.3 5.1
Textiles Clothing/textiles 2.9 3.3 2.4
Multi-material/other 3.1 1.8 3.4
Subtotal 6.0 5.0 5.8
Nappies and sanitary   11.8 10.5 7.0
Rubble Concrete 0.6 0.2 0.5
Other 1.6 2.2 6.1
Subtotal 2.1 2.3 6.6
Timber Unpainted and untreated 0.4 0.5 4.4
Fabricated 2.9 3.6 6.6
Multi-material/other 1.3 2.5 3.1
Subtotal 4.7 6.6 14.2
Rubber   0.8 1.7 0.8
Potentially hazardous   1.3 1.6 1.2
  Total 100 100 100

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