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Appendix S17: Overall Waste, including Cover, 17–23 May 2008

Overall waste to landfill, including cover,
17–23 May 2008
% of total Tonnes/week
Paper Recyclable 6.3% 134
Multi-material/other 0.6% 12
Subtotal 6.9% 146
Plastics Recyclable 0.6% 13
Multi-material/other 7.1% 149
Subtotal 7.7% 162
Putrescibles Kitchen waste 12.2% 258
Green waste 10.3% 217
Multi-material/other 6.1% 129
Subtotal 28.6% 603
Ferrous metals Primarily ferrous 1.5% 31
Multi-material/other 1.5% 32
Subtotal 3.0% 62
Non-ferrous metals   0.4% 8
Glass Recyclable 2.0% 42
Multi-material/other 0.6% 13
Subtotal 2.6% 56
Textiles Clothing/textiles 1.2% 24
Multi-material/other 1.9% 39
Subtotal 3.0% 64
Nappies and sanitary   3.2% 67
Rubble Concrete 1.0% 21
Other 3.2% 67
Subtotal 4.2% 89
Timber Unpainted and untreated 4.0% 84
Fabricated 2.5% 52
Multi-material/other 9.6% 203
Subtotal 16.1% 339
Rubber   1.6% 34
Potentially hazardous   22.7% 477
  Total 100% 2107

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