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Appendix M17: Overall Residual Waste, 5–11 May 2008

Overall residual waste, 5–11 May 2008 % of total Tonnes/week
Paper Recyclable 9.9% 9.9
Multi-material/other 3.9% 3.9
Subtotal 13.9% 13.9
Plastics Recyclable 2.4% 2.4
Multi-material/other 11.4% 11.4
Subtotal 13.8% 13.9
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 18.3% 18.4
Green waste 4.5% 4.5
Multi-material/other 4.7% 4.7
Subtotal 27.5% 27.6
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 3.3% 3.4
Multi-material/other 2.0% 2.0
Subtotal 5.3% 5.3
Non-ferrous metals   0.7% 0.7
Glass Recyclable 4.1% 4.2
Multi-material/other 0.7% 0.7
Subtotal 4.9% 4.9
Textiles Clothing/textiles 2.2% 2.2
Multi-material/other 2.5% 2.5
Subtotal 4.6% 4.6
Nappies and sanitary   6.8% 6.8
Rubble Concrete 6.3% 6.3
Other 7.7% 7.7
Subtotal 14.0% 14.0
Timber Unpainted and untreated 1.2% 1.2
Fabricated 4.6% 4.6
Multi-material/other 1.7% 1.7
Subtotal 7.7% 7.7
Rubber   0.3% 0.3
Potentially hazardous   0.6% 0.6
  Total 100% 100.3

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