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Appendix M16: General Waste, by Vehicle Type, 5–11 May 2008

General waste, by vehicle type, 5–11 May 2008 Car Gantry truck Other truck Trailer
Paper Recyclable 8.6% 1.5% 5.6% 6.7%
Multi-material/other 3.2% 1.2% 29.4% 1.6%
Subtotal 11.8% 2.7% 35.0% 8.3%
Plastics Recyclable 1.4% 0.7% 2.3% 1.0%
Multi-material/other 13.1% 3.9% 40.1% 13.8%
Subtotal 14.5% 4.6% 42.4% 14.8%
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 11.3% 0.3% 1.0% 2.0%
Green waste 6.8% 1.3% 2.7% 25.4%
Multi-material/other 1.0% 12.5% 0.2% 0.3%
Subtotal 19.1% 14.1% 3.9% 27.7%
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 4.0% 1.6% 0.5% 4.1%
Multi-material/other 6.4% 3.1% 2.0% 2.5%
Subtotal 10.3% 4.7% 2.5% 6.6%
Non-ferrous metals   0.5% 0.2% 2.0% 0.5%
Glass Recyclable 2.5% 1.0% 2.4% 3.8%
Multi-material/other 0.6% 0.5% 0.2% 4.8%
Subtotal 3.1% 1.5% 2.6% 8.7%
Textiles Clothing/textiles 3.4% 0.7% 0.3% 0.8%
Multi-material/other 6.1% 2.3% 0.4% 3.5%
Subtotal 9.5% 3.0% 0.6% 4.3%
Nappies and sanitary   4.1% 0.0% 0.4% 0.6%
Rubble Concrete 4.6% 20.6% 0.2% 7.5%
Other 6.3% 27.5% 0.2% 6.7%
Subtotal 10.9% 48.2% 0.4% 14.2%
Timber Unpainted and untreated 1.3% 4.0% 0.2% 0.9%
Fabricated 9.0% 13.7% 3.2% 9.8%
Multi-material/other 4.5% 2.6% 6.2% 2.3%
Subtotal 14.8% 20.3% 9.6% 13.0%
Rubber   0.3% 0.4% 0.1% 0.7%
Potentially hazardous   0.9% 0.3% 0.4% 0.5%
  Total 100% 100% 100% 100%

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