U.S. municipal waste stream: discarded paper and paperboard 1960-2014

Weight of paper and paperboard discarded in the municipal waste stream in the U.S. from 1960 to 2014 (in 1,000 tons)

U.S. municipal waste stream: discarded paper and paperboard 1960-2014 The statistic shows the weight of paper and paperboard discarded in the municipal waste stream in the United States between 1960 and 2014. Approximately 19.5 million tons of paperboard were discarded in 2014.
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Weight of paper and paperboard discarded in the municipal waste stream in the U.S. from 1960 to 2014 (in 1,000 tons)

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Paper and paperboard in thousand tons
196024,910
197037,390
198042,560
199043,570
200040,450
200535,080
200738,050
200834,480
200925,930
201022,000
201124,120
201219,490
201320,170
201419,470
Paper and paperboard in thousand tons
196024,910
197037,390
198042,560
199043,570
200040,450
200535,080
200738,050
200834,480
200925,930
201022,000
201124,120
201219,490
201320,170
201419,470
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The statistic shows the weight of paper and paperboard discarded in the municipal waste stream in the United States between 1960 and 2014. Approximately 19.5 million tons of paperboard were discarded in 2014.
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