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Appendix M11: General Waste, by Activity Source, 12–18 February 2008

General waste, by activity source,
12–18 February 2008
C&D ICI Landscaping Residential
Paper Recyclable 3.2% 6.9% 5.6% 7.6%
Multi-material/other 1.5% 4.5% 0.6% 2.6%
Subtotal 4.7% 11.4% 6.3% 10.1%
Plastics Recyclable 1.0% 1.8% 0.7% 2.0%
Multi-material/other 4.7% 7.8% 3.1% 9.5%
Subtotal 5.7% 9.6% 3.7% 11.5%
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 0.2% 1.8% 1.3% 7.6%
Green waste 0.6% 1.3% 62.8% 2.4%
Multi-material/other 0.0% 0.3% 0.1% 0.6%
Subtotal 0.8% 3.3% 64.2% 10.7%
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 10.2% 3.9% 1.2% 5.8%
Multi-material/other 2.5% 3.7% 5.1% 7.0%
Subtotal 12.7% 7.6% 6.3% 12.8%
Non-ferrous metals   0.6% 0.7% 0.5% 1.0%
Glass Recyclable 0.0% 10.9% 0.8% 3.1%
Multi-material/other 0.0% 0.5% 0.5% 1.7%
Subtotal 0.0% 11.5% 1.3% 4.8%
Textiles Clothing/textiles 2.8% 0.4% 0.6% 2.9%
Multi-material/other 0.7% 6.8% 2.6% 8.9%
Subtotal 3.5% 7.2% 3.3% 11.7%
Nappies and sanitary   0.1% 0.8% 0.5% 2.8%
Rubble Concrete 48.8% 8.8% 0.0% 2.4%
Other 4.2% 3.0% 2.5% 3.4%
Subtotal 52.9% 11.7% 2.6% 5.8%
Timber Unpainted and untreated 0.0% 7.3% 0.0% 1.5%
Fabricated 0.4% 14.1% 10.1% 13.6%
Multi-material/other 18.0% 12.9% 0.0% 9.2%
Subtotal 18.3% 34.2% 10.2% 24.3%
Rubber   0.0% 0.9% 0.5% 2.7%
Potentially hazardous   0.7% 0.9% 0.5% 1.8%
  Total 100% 100% 100% 100%

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