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Appendix S16: Waste to Tip Face, 17–23 May 2008

General waste to tip face,
17–23 May 2008
% of total
(±95% confidence level)
Tonnes/week
Paper Recyclable 9.9% (±2.2%) 73
Multi-material/other 1.0% (±0.3%) 7
Subtotal 10.9% (±2.3%) 81
Plastics Recyclable 0.7% (±0.2%) 5
Multi-material/other 12.3% (±3.0%) 91
Subtotal 13.0% (±3.2%) 96
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 13.7% (±3.9%) 102
Green waste 8.2% (±2.3%) 61
Multi-material/other 2.4% (±0.7%) 18
Subtotal 24.4% (±5.4%) 181
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 2.1% (±0.5%) 16
Multi-material/other 2.9% (±0.6%) 21
Subtotal 5.0% (±0.9%) 37
Non-ferrous metals   0.7% (±0.2%) 5
Glass Recyclable 3.9% (±1.1%) 29
Multi-material/other 0.8% (±0.2%) 6
Subtotal 4.8% (±1.2%) 35
Textiles Clothing/textiles 2.3% (±1.2%) 17
Multi-material/other 3.1% (±0.7%) 23
Subtotal 5.4% (±1.5%) 40
Nappies and sanitary   3.7% (±1.0%) 27
Rubble Concrete 2.2% (±1.7%) 16
Other 5.3% (±2.7%) 39
Subtotal 7.5% (±3.3%) 55
Timber Unpainted and untreated 10.5% (±3.3%) 77
Fabricated 3.8% (±1.5%) 28
Multi-material/other 6.0% (±2.8%) 45
Subtotal 20.3% (±5.1%) 150
Rubber   1.2% (±0.9%) 9
Potentially hazardous   3.1% (±2.2%) 23
  Total 100%   741

Notes: Totals/subtotals may not sum exactly due to rounding. In those instances where the margin of error is greater than the number itself, the lower limit is zero.

 

General waste to tip face, by activity source,
17–23 May 2008
C&D ICI Landscaping Residential
Paper Recyclable 3.9% 11.8% 0.2% 6.5%
Multi-material/other 1.0% 1.1% 0.3% 0.9%
Subtotal 5.0% 12.8% 0.5% 7.4%
Plastics Recyclable 0.4% 0.8% 0.1% 0.7%
Multi-material/other 4.7% 14.5% 0.4% 10.4%
Subtotal 5.1% 15.3% 0.5% 11.0%
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 0.7% 17.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Green waste 3.6% 4.1% 53.3% 9.7%
Multi-material/other 0.0% 3.1% 0.0% 0.0%
Subtotal 4.4% 24.6% 53.4% 9.9%
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 2.1% 2.2% 0.1% 4.6%
Multi-material/other 1.0% 2.9% 0.0% 11.0%
Subtotal 3.1% 5.1% 0.1% 15.5%
Non-ferrous metals   0.1% 0.8% 0.0% 0.8%
Glass Recyclable 0.1% 4.9% 0.3% 0.7%
Multi-material/other 0.3% 0.9% 0.0% 3.1%
Subtotal 0.4% 5.7% 0.3% 3.8%
Textiles Clothing/textiles 0.1% 2.7% 0.0% 2.6%
Multi-material/other 0.5% 3.4% 0.1% 9.1%
Subtotal 0.6% 6.1% 0.1% 11.6%
Nappies and sanitary   0.0% 4.7% 0.1% 0.0%
Rubble Concrete 4.7% 0.8% 13.9% 0.6%
Other 16.6% 1.9% 25.2% 8.1%
Subtotal 21.3% 2.7% 39.1% 8.8%
Timber Unpainted and untreated 32.3% 9.3% 0.1% 5.3%
Fabricated 1.7% 3.9% 0.2% 12.9%
Multi-material/other 20.9% 4.2% 5.6% 10.4%
Subtotal 54.9% 17.4% 5.9% 28.6%
Rubber   5.2% 0.9% 0.0% 1.0%
Potentially hazardous   0.1% 3.9% 0.0% 1.6%
  Total 100% 100% 100% 100%

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

 

General waste to tip face, by vehicle type,
17–23 May 2008
Front-loader truck Gantry truck Huka truck Other truck
Paper Recyclable 12.8% 7.7% 11.5% 2.9%
Multi-material/other 1.0% 1.5% 0.8% 0.5%
Subtotal 13.8% 9.2% 12.2% 3.4%
Plastics Recyclable 1.0% 0.3% 0.6% 0.4%
Multi-material/other 14.7% 8.6% 22.7% 3.6%
Subtotal 15.7% 9.0% 23.3% 4.0%
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 21.9% 5.5% 12.2% 1.3%
Green waste 5.1% 11.4% 2.5% 16.8%
Multi-material/other 3.9% 0.8% 2.5% 0.2%
Subtotal 31.0% 17.7% 17.2% 18.3%
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 2.0% 2.5% 1.8% 2.1%
Multi-material/other 2.9% 3.0% 2.0% 3.0%
Subtotal 4.9% 5.5% 3.8% 5.2%
Non-ferrous metals   1.0% 0.5% 0.6% 0.2%
Glass Recyclable 6.2% 1.4% 3.7% 0.7%
Multi-material/other 1.0% 0.9% 0.6% 0.4%
Subtotal 7.2% 2.3% 4.3% 1.1%
Textiles Clothing/textiles 2.0% 0.9% 1.2% 6.1%
Multi-material/other 3.9% 2.7% 3.3% 1.3%
Subtotal 5.9% 3.5% 4.5% 7.3%
Nappies and sanitary   5.9% 1.3% 3.7% 0.3%
Rubble Concrete 1.0% 4.0% 0.6% 4.1%
Other 2.1% 11.6% 1.8% 8.2%
Subtotal 3.1% 15.6% 2.4% 12.3%
Timber Unpainted and untreated 6.5% 11.9% 14.2% 18.7%
Fabricated 1.0% 4.8% 1.2% 13.1%
Multi-material/other 2.2% 8.0% 6.3% 15.2%
Subtotal 9.7% 24.6% 21.8% 46.9%
Rubber   1.0% 0.4% 5.0% 0.9%
Potentially hazardous   1.0% 10.3% 1.2% 0.2%
  Total 100% 100% 100% 100%

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