Florida - County Annual Solid Waste Management Reports

Florida Department of Environmental Protection

MSW Disposition Summary (2015)

Learn how much waste was recycled, landfilled, or combusted in your area.

Final Disposition of Municipal Solid Waste (Table 5A)

Recycled (2) Landfilled Combusted
County Population (1) Total Tons Collected Certified Non-Certified Total Tons Unadj. % Adj. % Total Tons % Total Tons %
Florida Counties By Descending Population - 2015
Miami-Dade - Public Works and Waste Management Department 2,653,934 3,522,403 701,385 460,386 1,161,771 33 33 1,673,229 48 687,403 20
Broward - Solid Waste and Recycling Services 1,827,367 3,694,997 1,157,116 422,061 1,579,177 43 43 1,525,169 41 590,651 16
Palm Beach - Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County 1,378,417 1,766,346 570,229 167,857 738,086 42 42 583,949 33 444,311 25
Hillsborough - Public Works Department- Solid Waste Division 1,325,563 2,205,823 727,145 359,374 1,086,519 49 49 467,479 21 651,825 30
Orange - Solid Waste Division 1,252,396 2,635,275 394,991 966,201 1,361,192 52 52 1,266,507 48 7,576 0
Pinellas - Division of Solid Waste 944,971 1,446,071 295,620 454,156 749,776 52 52 258,378 18 437,917 30
Duval - City of Jacksonville / Solid Waste Division 905,574 1,888,594 290,399 596,695 887,094 47 47 999,922 53 1,578 0
Lee - solid waste 665,845 1,313,017 280,845 321,952 602,797 46 46 273,259 21 436,961 33
Polk - Waste Resource Management 633,052 951,207 141,818 70,279 212,097 22 22 735,064 77 4,046 0
Brevard - Brevard County Solid Waste 561,714 1,523,546 135,216 742,481 877,697 58 41 622,242 41 23,607 2
Volusia - Solid Waste 510,494 886,835 267,329 81,713 349,042 39 39 537,793 61 0 0
Pasco - Recycling 487,588 722,908 100,897 155,506 256,403 35 35 214,997 30 251,508 35
Seminole - Seminole County Government 442,903 478,663 112,738 58,990 171,728 36 36 306,935 64 0 0
Sarasota - Solid Waste 392,090 882,506 129,751 390,427 520,178 59 59 351,581 40 0 0
Manatee - Utilities/Solid Waste 349,334 525,311 54,055 192,473 246,528 47 40 278,783 53 0 0
Collier - Solid Waste Management 343,802 654,734 134,871 230,269 365,140 56 50 289,594 44 0 0
Marion - Solid Waste 341,205 369,033 74,373 99,515 173,888 47 47 180,627 49 14,518 4
Lake - Public Works, Solid Waste Div. 316,569 501,050 40,684 64,333 105,017 21 21 283,977 57 97,808 20
Osceola - Solid Waste 308,327 176,370 29,767 3,133 32,900 19 19 143,470 81 0 0
Escambia - DSWM/ Waste Services 306,944 433,379 61,980 109,037 171,017 39 39 262,362 61 0 0
St. Lucie - Solid Waste Division 287,749 441,767 79,108 159,021 238,129 54 50 203,638 46 0 0
Leon - Leon County Solid Waste& Recycling Services 284,443 443,377 151,984 72,154 224,138 51 51 219,208 49 31 0
Alachua - Alachua County Public Works 254,893 496,907 52,868 185,338 238,206 48 48 194,490 39 64,211 13
St Johns - solid waste 213,566 292,637 30,368 45,427 75,795 26 26 216,842 74 0 0
Clay - Department of Environmental Services 201,277 196,274 25,550 25,010 50,560 26 26 145,714 74 0 0
Okaloosa - Okaloosa County Recycling Office 191,898 223,184 33,342 19,514 52,856 24 24 170,324 76 4 0
Hernando - Hernando County Solid Waste 176,819 167,346 22,518 27,599 50,117 30 30 117,229 70 0 0
Bay - solidwaste 173,310 379,531 50,678 68,073 118,751 31 31 168,606 44 92,174 24
Charlotte - Solid Waste 167,141 393,481 45,165 187,469 232,634 59 59 160,847 41 0 0
Santa Rosa - Environmental 162,925 313,352 29,453 77,670 107,123 34 34 206,229 66 0 0
Martin - solid waste 150,062 280,512 58,765 103,028 161,793 58 47 118,600 42 119 0
Indian River - Solid Waste Disposal District 143,326 283,821 27,003 66,099 93,102 33 28 156,254 55 3,685 1
Citrus - Citrus County Solid Waste Management Division 141,501 126,330 26,987 37,396 64,383 51 51 59,899 47 2,048 2
Sumter - Solid Waste 115,657 132,574 15,760 12,470 28,230 21 21 101,185 76 3,159 2
Flagler - General Services 101,353 171,853 23,821 3,478 27,299 16 16 144,554 84 0 0
Highlands - Solid Waste / Recycling 100,748 129,916 14,613 19,822 34,435 27 27 95,481 73 0 0
Nassau - Solid Waste 76,536 190,345 45,810 886 46,696 25 25 143,649 75 0 0
Monroe - Solid Waste 74,206 276,710 20,805 89,335 110,140 40 33 86,975 31 79,595 29
Putnam - Sanitation Dept 72,756 110,537 27,848 18,215 46,063 42 42 63,815 58 659 1
Columbia - Winfield Solid Waste Facility 68,163 83,673 17,406 3,773 21,179 25 25 62,091 74 403 0
Walton - Walton County Landfill Department 60,687 163,660 3,198 2,669 5,867 4 4 157,293 96 500 0
Jackson - Jackson County Recycling 50,458 39,721 3,800 23 3,823 10 10 35,854 90 44 0
Gadsden - Parks & Recreation 48,315 67,633 5,460 475 5,935 9 9 61,698 91 0 0
Suwannee - Public Works 44,452 157,597 46,033 9,200 55,233 35 35 102,364 65 0 0
Levy - Levy County Solid Waste 40,448 30,968 2,968 455 3,423 11 11 27,545 89 0 0
Okeechobee - Okeechobee County Solid Waste 40,052 56,605 5,871 640 6,511 12 12 50,094 88 0 0
Hendry - Special Districts/Waste Management/Recycling 38,096 51,066 6,369 1,971 8,340 16 16 20,597 40 22,129 43
DeSoto - Desoto County Environmental Services 34,777 32,342 3,002 565 3,567 11 11 28,775 89 0 0
Wakulla - Wakulla County Public Works 31,283 13,883 1,960 131 2,091 15 15 11,792 85 0 0
Hardee - Solid Waste Department 27,645 20,979 666 1,887 2,553 12 12 18,426 88 0 0
Bradford - Bradford County 27,310 24,821 6,087 2,683 8,770 35 35 16,051 65 0 0
Baker - Baker County 27,017 19,202 1,747 701 2,448 13 13 16,754 87 0 0
Washington - Grants Department 24,975 14,995 347 290 637 4 4 14,353 96 5 0
Taylor - solid waste/environmental 22,824 19,603 2,360 870 3,230 16 16 16,373 84 0 0
Holmes - Holmes County Recycling Center 19,902 4,390 536 134 670 15 15 3,711 85 9 0
Madison - SOILID WASTE AND RECYCLING 19,200 14,519 5,837 398 6,235 43 43 8,284 57 0 0
Gilchrist - Gilchrist County Solid Waste & Recycling 16,839 8,428 431 38 469 6 6 7,959 94 0 0
Dixie - SOLID WASTE 16,468 11,538 208 308 516 4 4 11,022 96 0 0
Gulf - solid waste 16,346 9,346 592 459 1,051 11 11 7,457 80 838 9
Union - Union County 15,918 10,322 1,402 556 1,958 19 19 8,364 81 0 0
Hamilton - Hamilton County Landfill 14,630 18,803 6,269 1,175 7,444 40 40 11,359 60 0 0
Calhoun - Recycling 14,549 22,583 463 756 1,219 5 5 19,960 88 1,404 6
Jefferson - Solid Waste 14,519 12,474 1,171 34 1,205 10 10 11,269 90 0 0
Glades - Glades County BOCC 12,853 17,471 31 546 577 3 3 16,894 97 0 0
Franklin - Franklin County Solid Waste 11,840 24,152 149 5,159 5,308 22 16 18,844 78 0 0
Liberty - Solid Waste Department 8,698 6,352 29 373 402 6 6 5,950 94 0 0
Lafayette - Board of County Commissioners 8,664 3,865 514 32 546 14 14 3,319 86 0 0
  • (1) 2015 Governor's Office Population
  • (2) The Legislature established a goal of 30 percent for each county with a population of over 100,000.