Monthly Recycling and Trash Reports

WASTE DIVERSION RATE COMPARED TO LAST MONTH (amount of material diverted from trash by recycling)

January 2014 Diversion Rate February 2014 Diversion Rate Difference
34.93% 46.38% +11.45%

WASTE DIVERSION RATE COMPARED TO LAST YEAR

February 2013 Diversion Rate February 2014 Diversion Rate Difference
49.23% 46.38% -2.85%

TOTAL AMOUNT OF ORGANICS COMPOSTED COMPARED TO LAST MONTH

January 2014 February 2014 Difference
12.47 tons 22.95 tons +10.48 tons

SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING COMPARED TO LAST MONTH

January 2014 Single-Stream February 2014 Single-Stream Difference
12.36 tons 16.20 tons +3.84 tons

SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING COMPARED TO LAST YEAR

February 2013 Single-Stream

February 2014 Single-Stream

Difference

14.06 tons

 16.20 tons

+2.14 tons

TOTAL RECYCLING (single-stream, cardboard, electronics) TONNAGE COMPARED TO LAST MONTH

January 2014 Recycling February 2014 Recycling Difference
13.99 tons 18.84 tons +4.85 tons

TOTAL RECYCLING (single-stream, cardboard, electronics) TONNAGE COMPARED TO LAST YEAR

February 2013 Recycling February 2014 Recycling Difference
17.39 tons 18.84 tons +1.45 tons

TRASH TONNAGE COMPARED TO LAST MONTH

January 2014 Trash February 2014 Trash   Difference
61.76 tons 71.27 tons  +9.51 tons 

TRASH TONNAGE COMPARED TO LAST YEAR

February 2013 Trash February 2014 Trash   Difference
69.59 tons 71.27 tons +1.68 tons