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Appendix M15: General Waste, by Activity Source, 5–11 May 2008

General waste, by activity source,
5–11 May 2008
C&D ICI Landscaping Residential
Paper Recyclable 1.4% 5.4% 0.4% 6.9%
Multi-material/other 1.5% 13.6% 0.1% 2.5%
Subtotal 2.9% 19.0% 0.5% 9.4%
Plastics Recyclable 0.7% 1.3% 0.1% 1.4%
Multi-material/other 4.3% 25.4% 0.3% 8.5%
Subtotal 5.0% 26.7% 0.4% 9.9%
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 0.0% 0.7% 0.8% 8.1%
Green waste 1.1% 4.4% 84.1% 10.3%
Multi-material/other 0.4% 25.5% 0.1% 0.9%
Subtotal 1.5% 30.6% 85.0% 19.3%
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 1.3% 1.3% 0.1% 5.4%
Multi-material/other 2.2% 2.0% 0.0% 8.1%
Subtotal 3.5% 3.3% 0.1% 13.6%
Non-ferrous metals   0.2% 1.0% 0.0% 0.7%
Glass Recyclable 1.1% 2.6% 0.2% 2.3%
Multi-material/other 0.4% 2.6% 0.0% 1.2%
Subtotal 1.5% 5.3% 0.2% 3.5%
Textiles Clothing/textiles 0.4% 0.4% 0.1% 3.2%
Multi-material/other 2.1% 0.4% 0.1% 7.7%
Subtotal 2.4% 0.8% 0.1% 10.9%
Nappies and sanitary   0.0% 0.2% 0.3% 2.7%
Rubble Concrete 25.4% 0.1% 0.0% 8.8%
Other 33.7% 5.5% 0.7% 2.0%
Subtotal 59.1% 5.6% 0.7% 10.9%
Timber Unpainted and untreated 4.5% 0.3% 0.0% 2.1%
Fabricated 15.9% 3.8% 12.6% 10.4%
Multi-material/other 2.7% 3.1% 0.0% 4.9%
Subtotal 23.2% 7.2% 12.7% 17.5%
Rubber   0.4% 0.1% 0.0% 0.9%
Potentially hazardous   0.3% 0.3% 0.0% 0.8%
  Total 100% 100% 100% 100%

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