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Appendix M3: General Waste, by Activity Source, 6–12 August 2007

General waste, by activity source,
6–12 August 2007
C&D ICI Landscaping Residential
Paper Recyclable 2.2% 9.6% 0.8% 7.3%
Multi-material/other 3.0% 7.2% 0.0% 2.6%
Subtotal 5.2% 16.8% 0.9% 10.0%
Plastics Recyclable 1.5% 1.8% 0.4% 1.1%
Multi-material/other 4.4% 13.4% 0.5% 8.6%
Subtotal 5.9% 15.3% 0.9% 9.7%
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 0.0% 7.8% 0.3% 4.7%
Green waste 0.6% 2.2% 76.2% 6.8%
Multi-material/other 0.0% 2.6% 1.0% 0.8%
Subtotal 0.6% 12.6% 77.5% 12.4%
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 4.7% 5.8% 0.0% 9.7%
Multi-material/other 3.5% 5.2% 0.0% 3.1%
Subtotal 8.2% 10.9% 0.0% 12.7%
Non-ferrous metals   0.6% 1.5% 0.0% 1.1%
Glass Recyclable 0.7% 7.7% 0.0% 3.6%
Multi-material/other 1.4% 1.3% 0.0% 1.3%
Subtotal 2.1% 9.0% 0.1% 4.9%
Textiles Clothing/textiles 0.7% 3.1% 0.0% 1.5%
Multi-material/other 1.2% 2.8% 0.0% 4.8%
Subtotal 1.9% 5.9% 0.0% 6.3%
Nappies and sanitary   0.0% 1.3% 0.1% 1.3%
Rubble Concrete 14.0% 2.9% 0.4% 6.9%
Other 14.1% 4.4% 7.5% 8.2%
Subtotal 28.1% 7.2% 7.9% 15.1%
Timber Unpainted and untreated 1.2% 1.4% 0.0% 1.6%
Fabricated 5.0% 13.3% 8.6% 16.2%
Multi-material/other 39.7% 1.8% 4.0% 7.1%
Subtotal 45.9% 16.5% 12.6% 24.8%
Rubber   0.5% 0.6% 0.0% 0.4%
Potentially hazardous   1.0% 2.4% 0.0% 1.2%
  Total 100% 100% 100% 100%

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