Facilities Recycling

 

821 S. Matlack Street
West Chester, PA 19383
610-436-2340





WCU RECYCLING REPORT


Recycled Items 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Single Stream                 8.86 11.33
Office Paper             13.98 19.72 14.91 21.19
Mixed Paper 131.10 132.80 127.54 85.70 114.70 96.10 26.22 51.83 67.37 55.29
Cardboard 81.70 68.00 46.70 55.00 38.70 40.70   82.78 81.33 63.92
Commingled 28.97 23.75 9.80 18.00 19.20 18.50 9.04 10.18 24.12 14.86
Fluorescent Tubes             3.40 1.46 2.83 0
 Computer Components              4.99   12.73 2.79
Toner Cartridges               0.19 0.68 0.44
Tires 0.00 6.00 2.45 1.50 1.20 1.00 0.68 0.71 1.85 1.85
Lead Acid Batteries             0.84 0.67 0.67 0.67
Motor Oil             0.72 0.81 0.81 0.81
Scrap Metal     14.60 6.75 4.30 3.50 18.40 5.73 22.87 78.96
Construction Debris             40.00   31.7 1561.58
Yard Waste 24.50 25.00 26.50 20.10 17.80 2.50 2.50 50.00 25 25
Misc. Materials ** 22.72 42.00 38.00       0.65 0.26 10.47 5.57
 
Total Recycled (Tons) 288.99 297.55 265.59 187.05 195.90 162.30 121.42 224.34 306.20 1,844.26
 
Total Landfilled Waste   1792.82 1677.34 1417.54  
Waste Diversion Rate   6.34% 11.80% 17.76% 100.00%
 
Misc. Materials ** Column figures could include: anti-freeze, lithium batteries, ballasts and lead.