U.S. municipal solid waste generation 1960-2015

U.S. municipal solid waste generation from 1960 to 2015 (in million tons)

U.S. municipal solid waste generation 1960-2015 This statistic illustrates the annual amount of municipal solid waste generated between 1960 and 2015 in the United States. In 2015, approximately 262.4 million tons of municipal solid waste were generated here.
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U.S. municipal solid waste generation from 1960 to 2015 (in million tons)

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Generation in million tons
196088.1
1970121.1
1980151.6
1990208.3
2000243.5
2005253.7
2010251.1
2014259
2015262.4
Generation in million tons
196088.1
1970121.1
1980151.6
1990208.3
2000243.5
2005253.7
2010251.1
2014259
2015262.4
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This statistic illustrates the annual amount of municipal solid waste generated between 1960 and 2015 in the United States. In 2015, approximately 262.4 million tons of municipal solid waste were generated here.
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