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Appendix S9: Overall Waste, including Cover, 23–29 November 2007

Overall waste to landfill, including cover,
23–29 November 2007
% of total Tonnes/week
Paper Recyclable 7.0% 157
Multi-material/other 1.1% 24
Subtotal 8.1% 181
Plastics Recyclable 0.7% 15
Multi-material/other 9.2% 207
Subtotal 9.9% 222
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 13.1% 293
Green waste 12.1% 272
Multi-material/other 7.0% 158
Subtotal 32.2% 723
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 2.0% 45
Multi-material/other 2.1% 48
Subtotal 4.1% 93
Non-ferrous metals   0.4% 10
Glass Recyclable 2.1% 47
Multi-material/other 1.6% 36
Subtotal 3.7% 83
Textiles Clothing/textiles 1.6% 35
Multi-material/other 2.2% 49
Subtotal 3.7% 84
Nappies and sanitary   3.3% 74
Rubble Concrete 0.7% 15
Other 3.8% 86
Subtotal 4.5% 101
Timber Unpainted and untreated 1.5% 35
Fabricated 2.8% 63
Multi-material/other 9.0% 203
Subtotal 13.4% 300
Rubber   0.9% 21
Potentially hazardous   15.8% 354
  Total 100% 2245

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