Florida - County Annual Solid Waste Management Reports

Florida Department of Environmental Protection

Yard Trash Disposition Summary (2015)

Learn about how Yard Trash was disposed of in your area.

Summary of Yard Trash Recycling (Table 7A)

Total Yard Trash Collected Yard Trash Traditional Recycled Yard Trash used as Landfill Cover Yard Trash Disposed in a Landfill Beneficially using Landfill Gas to Generate Electricity Recycling Credits (1 MWh = 1 Ton) Yard Trash Disposed in a Landfill Beneficially using Landfill Gas for something other than Electricity Recycling Credits (1 Mwh = 1 Ton) Total Yard Trash Recycling Credits
County Population Tons Tons % Tons % Tons % Tons % Tons %
Florida Counties By Descending Population - 2015
Miami-Dade - Public Works and Waste Management Department 2,653,934.0 502,590.0 369,834.0 73.6 137,408.0 27.3 507,242.0 14.4
Broward - Solid Waste and Recycling Services 1,827,367.0 302,654.0 24,867.0 8.2 9,250.3 3.1 34,117.3 0.9
Palm Beach - Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County 1,378,417.0 171,273.0 35,366.0 20.6 3,715.9 2.2 39,081.9 2.2
Hillsborough - Public Works Department- Solid Waste Division 1,325,563.0 152,861.0 88,210.0 57.7 5,000.0 3.3 93,210.0 4.2
Orange - Solid Waste Division 1,252,396.0 114,043.0 75,268.0 66.0 75,268.0 2.9
Pinellas - Division of Solid Waste 944,971.0 227,253.0 133,641.0 58.8 133,641.0 9.2
Duval - City of Jacksonville / Solid Waste Division 905,574.0 283,278.0 114,581.0 40.4 96,226.0 34.0 24.2 0.0 210,831.2 11.2
Lee - solid waste 665,845.0 198,073.0 122,496.0 61.8 122,496.0 9.3
Polk - Waste Resource Management 633,052.0 70,271.0 34,638.0 49.3 34,638.0 49.3 69,276.0 7.3
Brevard - Brevard County Solid Waste 561,714.0 359,006.0 313,900.0 87.4 193,315.0 53.8 507,215.0 33.3
Volusia - Solid Waste 510,494.0 65,386.0 49,726.0 76.0 35,988.4 55.0 85,714.4 9.7
Pasco - Recycling 487,588.0 45,651.0 16,477.0 36.1 16,477.0 2.3
Seminole - Seminole County Government 442,903.0 60,372.0 37,020.0 61.3 37,020.0 61.3 74,040.0 15.5
Sarasota - Solid Waste 392,090.0 80,054.0 63,420.0 79.2 22,685.0 28.3 2,941.3 3.7 89,046.3 10.1
Manatee - Utilities/Solid Waste 349,334.0 55,658.0 46,961.0 84.4 46,961.0 8.9
Collier - Solid Waste Management 343,802.0 138,333.0 138,043.0 99.8 16,706.0 12.1 154,749.0 23.6
Marion - Solid Waste 341,205.0 45,458.0 24,075.0 53.0 24,075.0 6.5
Lake - Public Works, Solid Waste Div. 316,569.0 45,591.0 18,381.0 40.3 3,584.0 7.9 21,965.0 4.4
Osceola - Solid Waste 308,327.0 18,000.0
Escambia - DSWM/ Waste Services 306,944.0 52,006.0 24,589.0 47.3 24,589.0 47.3 49,178.0 11.3
St. Lucie - Solid Waste Division 287,749.0 58,602.0 49,002.0 83.6 49,002.0 83.6 98,004.0 22.2
Leon - Leon County Solid Waste& Recycling Services 284,443.0 21,027.0 4,657.0 22.1 1,893.0 9.0 6,550.0 1.5
Alachua - Alachua County Public Works 254,893.0 138,149.0 64,117.0 46.4 64,117.0 12.9
St Johns - solid waste 213,566.0 42,683.0 42,683.0 100.0 42,683.0 100.0 85,366.0 29.2
Clay - Department of Environmental Services 201,277.0 24,510.0 24,510.0 100.0 24,510.0 100.0 49,020.0 25.0
Okaloosa - Okaloosa County Recycling Office 191,898.0 26,608.0 15,611.0 58.7 15,492.0 58.2 31,103.0 13.9
Hernando - Hernando County Solid Waste 176,819.0 27,922.0 17,803.0 63.8 17,803.0 10.6
Bay - solidwaste 173,310.0 22,905.0 3,582.0 15.6 3,581.0 15.6 7,163.0 1.9
Charlotte - Solid Waste 167,141.0 56,089.0 55,654.0 99.2 28,147.0 50.2 1,386.3 2.5 85,187.3 21.6
Santa Rosa - Environmental 162,925.0 19,684.0 4,729.0 24.0 4,729.0 24.0 9,458.0 3.0
Martin - solid waste 150,062.0 77,601.0 4,400.0 5.7 4,400.0 1.6
Indian River - Solid Waste Disposal District 143,326.0 91,802.0 27,904.0 30.4 12,812.0 14.0 40,716.0 14.3
Citrus - Citrus County Solid Waste Management Division 141,501.0 10,984.0 10,105.0 92.0 10,105.0 8.0
Sumter - Solid Waste 115,657.0 13,584.0 0 0 0 0
Flagler - General Services 101,353.0 13,612.0
Highlands - Solid Waste / Recycling 100,748.0 11,399.0 5,621.0 49.3 5,621.0 49.3 11,242.0 8.7
Nassau - Solid Waste 76,536.0 10,195.0
Monroe - Solid Waste 74,206.0 76,162.0 59,056.0 77.5 8,263.0 10.8 67,319.0 24.3
Putnam - Sanitation Dept 72,756.0 10,824.0 9,519.0 87.9 9,519.0 87.9 19,038.0 17.2
Columbia - Winfield Solid Waste Facility 68,163.0 3,675.0 674.0 18.3 674.0 18.3 1,348.0 1.6
Walton - Walton County Landfill Department 60,687.0 9,400.0 1,400.0 14.9 1,400.0 14.9 2,800.0 1.7
Jackson - Jackson County Recycling 50,458.0 4,550.0
Gadsden - Parks & Recreation 48,315.0 5,900.0 0 0 0 0
Suwannee - Public Works 44,452.0 2,489.0
Levy - Levy County Solid Waste 40,448.0 923.0 0 0 0 0
Okeechobee - Okeechobee County Solid Waste 40,052.0 4,587.0
Hendry - Special Districts/Waste Management/Recycling 38,096.0 3,322.0
DeSoto - Desoto County Environmental Services 34,777.0 3,005.0 5.0 0.2 5.0 0.0
Wakulla - Wakulla County Public Works 31,283.0 2,562.0
Hardee - Solid Waste Department 27,645.0 1,551.0 1,151.0 74.2 1,151.0 74.2 2,302.0 11.0
Bradford - Bradford County 27,310.0 2,681.0 1,833.0 68.4 1,833.0 68.4 3,666.0 14.8
Baker - Baker County 27,017.0 2,669.0 11.0 0.4 11.0 0.4 22.0 0.1
Washington - Grants Department 24,975.0 2,000.0
Taylor - solid waste/environmental 22,824.0 2,100.0
Holmes - Holmes County Recycling Center 19,902.0 419.0
Madison - SOILID WASTE AND RECYCLING 19,200.0 944.0 136.0 14.4 136.0 0.9
Gilchrist - Gilchrist County Solid Waste & Recycling 16,839.0 917.0
Dixie - SOLID WASTE 16,468.0 677.0
Gulf - solid waste 16,346.0 533.0
Union - Union County 15,918.0 1,177.0 494.0 42.0 494.0 42.0 988.0 9.6
Hamilton - Hamilton County Landfill 14,630.0 1,200.0
Calhoun - Recycling 14,549.0 908.0
Jefferson - Solid Waste 14,519.0 884.0
Glades - Glades County BOCC 12,853.0 880.0 478.0 54.3 478.0 2.7
Franklin - Franklin County Solid Waste 11,840.0 6,241.0 5,000.0 80.1 5,000.0 80.1 10,000.0 41.4
Liberty - Solid Waste Department 8,698.0 550.0
Lafayette - Board of County Commissioners 8,664.0 170.0