1998 CITY OF MEMPHIS
SOLID WASTE REDUCTION

  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC TOTAL
NO. OF GARBAGE DAYS 20 20 22 20 20 22 22 21 21 22 19 21 250
NO. OF RECYCLING DAYS 15 20 22 12 16 22 20 21 17 22 16 14 217
TO CLASS I LANDFILLS 21,296.80 1,966.55 21,730.06 27,434.00 24,050.00 24,261.29 23,396.57 22,917.48 20,113.20 20,300.92 19,405.98 26,042.88 270,615.73
AVERAGE TONS/DAY 1,064.84 983.32 987.73 1,371.71 1,202.52 1,102.78 1,063.48 1,091.30 957.77 922.76 1,021.36 1,240.13 1,082.46
Appliances 49.84 3.03 22.42 16.09 5.70 7.91 14.63 8.99 17.46 13.38 20.86 7.57 187.88
City (Carts)   7.31                     7.31
City Hall (Office)     1.76   1.95   1.92     1.02   1.52 8.17
Curbside (City)
Includes Cordova
812.31 623.28 614.08 659.60 500.92 710.68 636.63 618.72 590.65 589.47 487.30 731.30 7,574.94
Telephone Books 93.40           37.18           130.58
Yardwaste (BFI) 200.00 437.00 672.00 1,003.25 843.00 1,895.00 944.00 595.00 712.00 800.00 453.00 348.00 8,902.25
Yardwaste (Klinke) 1,465.00 2,476.25 2,811.25 3,037.50 3,131.25 2,757.50 3,135.00 3,315.00 3,296.25 2,880.00 2,515.00 1,130.00 31,950.00
Yardwaste (Earth Complex) 868.70 809.20 975.80 1,071.00 1,106.70 1,201.90 1,237.60 1,035.30 963.90 916.30 856.80 856.80 11,900.00
Yardwaste (Bellevue) 1,607.09 1,497.02 1,805.23 1,981.35 2,047.39 2,223.51 2,289.56 1,915.30 1,783.21 1,695.15 1,585.08 1,585.08 22,015.00
Yardwaste (East) 1,867.70 1,739.78 2,097.97 2,302.62 2,379.40 2,584.08 2,660.84 2,225.89 2,072.38 1,970.04 1,842.12 1,842.12 25,585.00
Total Reduction                         108,261.13
TOTAL WASTE                         378,876.86

 


City of Memphis Division of Public Works - Solid Waste Management