U.S. municipal waste stream: discarded metals 1960-2014

Weight of metals discarded in the municipal waste stream in the U.S. between 1960 and 2014 (in 1,000 tons)

U.S. municipal waste stream: discarded metals 1960-2014 The statistic represents the weight of metals discarded in the municipal waste stream in the United States between 1960 and 2014. In 1914, approximately 12.8 million tons of metal were discarded in the U.S.
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Weight of metals discarded in the municipal waste stream in the U.S. between 1960 and 2014 (in 1,000 tons)

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Metals discarded in thousands of tons
196010,770
197013,290
198013,990
199010,530
200010,290
200511,310
200713,880
200813,950
200913,900
201012,220
201114,440
201212,190
201312,740
201412,820
Metals discarded in thousands of tons
196010,770
197013,290
198013,990
199010,530
200010,290
200511,310
200713,880
200813,950
200913,900
201012,220
201114,440
201212,190
201312,740
201412,820
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The statistic represents the weight of metals discarded in the municipal waste stream in the United States between 1960 and 2014. In 1914, approximately 12.8 million tons of metal were discarded in the U.S.
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