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Materials recovery from U.S. municipal solid waste 1960-2015

Materials recycled and composted from U.S. municipal solid waste from 1960 to 2015 (in million tons)

by T. Wang, last edited Aug 3, 2018
Materials recovery from U.S. municipal solid waste 1960-2015 This statistic represents the amount of materials recovered annually from solid municipal waste from 1960 to 2015 in the United States. In 2015, some 91.2 million tons of materials in weight were recovered from municipal solid waste streams.
A list of the materials generated in municipal solid waste in the United States can be found here.
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Materials recycled and composted from U.S. municipal solid waste from 1960 to 2015 (in million tons)

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