1999 CITY OF MEMPHIS
SOLID WASTE REDUCTION

  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC TOTAL
NO. OF GARBAGE DAYS 19 20 23 20 20 22 22 21 21 21 20 21 250
TONS CLASS I LANDFILL 19,547.04 19,895.12 23,150.18 27,029.93 24,620.36 24,932.66 22,928.53 21,310.90 20,630.05 19,232.30 22,483.63 24,375.71 270,136.41
AVERAGE TONS/DAY 1,028.79 994.75 1,006.52 1,351.49 1,231.01 1,133.30 1,091.83 968.67 982.38 915.82 1,124.18 1,160.74 1,080.54
 
No. of Recycling Days 18 20 23 18 20 22 20 22 20 21 17 19 240
Appliances 13.41 0 21.36 0 8.99 5.14 0 8.65 11.28 0 13.82 0 82.65
City Hall (Office) 13.41 2.49 0 1.10 1.20 2.23 2.32 .55 2.68 1.57 0.97 0 18.11
Curbside (City)
Includes Cordova/Hickory
633.24 565.51 661.81 662.18 687.13 739.76 618.67 643.53 632.34 590.75 588.81 695.01 7,718.74
Telephone Books 104.50 0 0 0 0 0 0 45.06 0 0 0 0 149.56
Yardwaste (BFI) 282.00 539.00 796.00 1,364.00 1,474.00 1,206.00 862.50 878.00 800.75 827.00 759.00 472.00 10,257.25
Yardwaste (J.T. Wood) 2,530.00 2,487.50 2,680.00 2,901.00 3,412.50 5,966.50 2,885.00 3,110.00 2,350.00 2,915.00 1,770.00 1,560.00 34,327.00
Yardwaste (Earth Complex) 978.00 907.00 1,094.00 1,201.00 1,241.00 1,347.00 1,387.00 1,160.00 1,080.00 1,027.00 957.00 960.00 13,339.00
Yardwaste (Bellevue) 1,593.00 1,484.00 1,790.00 1,964.00 2,030.00 2,204.00 2,270.00 1,899.00 1,768.00 1,681.00 1,571.00 1,571.00 21,825.00
Yardwaste (Penal Farm) 1,859.00 1,731.00 2,088.00 2,291.00 2,368.00 2,572.00 2,648.00 2,215.00 2,062.00 1,960.00 1,834.00 1,833.00 25,461.00
Bagged Leaves 2,627.00 1,271.00 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,065.00 1,650.00 6,613.00
Total Reduction 10,623.15 8,987.50 11,245.81 10,384.28 11,222.82 14,042.63 10,718.55 9,914.73 8,707.05 9,157.75 8,652.63 8,741.01 119,791.31
 
# Tires shed 43,785 40,449 44,202 51,708 33,777 50,457 50,040 58,380 72.141 64,367 41,700 49,623 600,629
TOTAL WASTE 30,170.19 28,882.62 34,395.99 37,414.21 35,843.18 38,975.29 33,647.08 31,225.63 29,337.10 28,390.05 31,136.26 33,116.72 378,876.86

City of Memphis Division of Public Works - Solid Waste Management