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Appendix M9: Overall Residual Waste, 20–26 November 2007

Overall residual waste,
20–26 November 2007
% of total Tonnes/week
Paper Recyclable 9.8% 9.4
Multi-material/other 2.4% 2.3
Subtotal 12.2% 11.7
Plastics Recyclable 2.4% 2.3
Multi-material/other 10.1% 9.7
Subtotal 12.4% 12.0
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 16.8% 16.2
Green waste 3.2% 3.1
Multi-material/other 1.6% 1.5
Subtotal 21.6% 20.8
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 4.9% 4.7
Multi-material/other 2.6% 2.5
Subtotal 7.5% 7.3
Non-ferrous metals   0.7% 0.7
Glass Recyclable 3.9% 3.7
Multi-material/other 1.1% 1.1
Subtotal 5.0% 4.8
Textiles Clothing/textiles 2.5% 2.4
Multi-material/other 2.9% 2.8
Subtotal 5.4% 5.2
Nappies and sanitary   6.2% 6.0
Rubble Concrete 5.6% 5.4
Other 8.5% 8.2
Subtotal 14.1% 13.6
Timber Unpainted and untreated 0.6% 0.6
Fabricated 3.6% 3.5
Multi-material/other 9.5% 9.2
Subtotal 13.9% 13.4
Rubber   0.3% 0.3
Potentially hazardous   0.6% 0.6
  Total 100% 96.3

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