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Appendix M8: General Waste, by Vehicle Type, 20–26 November 2007

General waste, by vehicle type,
20–26 November 2007
Car Gantry truck Other truck Trailer
Paper Recyclable 11.7% 3.1% 4.9% 5.7%
Multi-material/other 3.3% 0.7% 0.3% 3.1%
Subtotal 15.0% 3.7% 5.2% 8.8%
Plastics Recyclable 1.9% 0.8% 0.9% 1.7%
Multi-material/other 14.6% 3.7% 33.7% 9.6%
Subtotal 16.5% 4.6% 34.7% 11.3%
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 16.1% 0.0% 0.2% 2.5%
Green waste 2.7% 3.3% 1.6% 2.6%
Multi-material/other 1.4% 0.2% 0.0% 0.5%
Subtotal 20.2% 3.6% 1.9% 5.5%
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 5.1% 5.8% 2.6% 6.6%
Multi-material/other 2.0% 5.3% 6.0% 2.8%
Subtotal 7.1% 11.1% 8.6% 9.4%
Non-ferrous metals   1.4% 0.5% 0.3% 0.9%
Glass Recyclable 4.9% 1.0% 0.3% 2.5%
Multi-material/other 1.8% 1.4% 4.9% 2.5%
Subtotal 6.6% 2.4% 5.2% 4.9%
Textiles Clothing/textiles 6.1% 1.2% 1.1% 2.1%
Multi-material/other 2.4% 4.6% 5.8% 1.1%
Subtotal 8.5% 5.8% 6.9% 3.3%
Nappies and sanitary   5.9% 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Rubble Concrete 4.3% 13.7% 4.8% 9.2%
Other 3.3% 22.8% 3.7% 16.1%
Subtotal 7.6% 36.5% 8.5% 25.4%
Timber Unpainted and untreated 0.1% 1.4% 1.1% 1.2%
Fabricated 0.5% 9.2% 4.0% 7.8%
Multi-material/other 10.0% 20.7% 23.0% 19.4%
Subtotal 10.6% 31.3% 28.1% 28.3%
Rubber   0.2% 0.4% 0.3% 0.7%
Potentially hazardous   0.4% 0.3% 0.3% 0.8%
  Total 100% 100% 100% 100%

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