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Appendix M7: General Waste, by Activity Source, 20–26 November 2007

General waste, by activity source,
20–26 November 2007
C&D ICI Landscaping Residential
Paper Recyclable 3.1% 9.1% 1.2% 7.6%
Multi-material/other 0.8% 5.7% 2.1% 1.7%
Subtotal 3.9% 14.8% 3.3% 9.3%
Plastics Recyclable 1.0% 1.5% 0.2% 1.6%
Multi-material/other 3.5% 32.7% 2.5% 12.0%
Subtotal 4.6% 34.3% 2.7% 13.6%
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 0.1% 4.3% 1.6% 7.5%
Green waste 3.1% 1.0% 19.6% 1.9%
Multi-material/other 0.2% 0.6% 0.1% 0.8%
Subtotal 3.4% 6.0% 21.3% 10.2%
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 5.3% 1.8% 0.2% 9.5%
Multi-material/other 4.8% 2.6% 0.1% 4.2%
Subtotal 10.1% 4.4% 0.3% 13.7%
Non-ferrous metals   0.6% 0.9% 0.0% 0.8%
Glass Recyclable 0.9% 5.3% 2.5% 2.4%
Multi-material/other 2.2% 1.6% 0.0% 1.5%
Subtotal 3.1% 6.9% 2.6% 3.8%
Textiles Clothing/textiles 1.0% 0.9% 0.2% 5.1%
Multi-material/other 4.0% 2.2% 0.1% 3.2%
Subtotal 5.0% 3.1% 0.3% 8.3%
Nappies and sanitary   0.0% 0.9% 0.6% 2.7%
Rubble Concrete 15.5% 1.5% 0.0% 3.0%
Other 23.9% 1.4% 67.5% 2.7%
Subtotal 39.4% 3.0% 67.6% 5.7%
Timber Unpainted and untreated 1.2% 0.0% 0.0% 1.8%
Fabricated 9.1% 7.4% 0.0% 4.1%
Multi-material/other 18.9% 17.5% 1.3% 24.1%
Subtotal 29.2% 25.0% 1.3% 30.1%
Rubber   0.3% 0.5% 0.0% 0.9%
Potentially hazardous   0.3% 0.3% 0.0% 1.0%
  Total 100% 100% 100% 100%

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