Shipments of Recyclables by Material Type and Destination, 2015 (Tons)

Shipments of Recyclables by Material Type and Destination, 2015 (Tons)

2015
Material Type Indiana Recycler Facilities (Tons) Brokers (Tons) Indiana Manufacturers / End Users (Tons) Out-of-State Destinations (Tons)
Material from MSW Sources
Glass 6,379.0 2,364.0 309.0 3,759.0
Paper 30,135.0 52,941.0 30,802.0 109,095.0
Plastic 2,380.0 5,954.0 20.0 9,028.0
Single Stream/Mixed 81,187.0 8,992.0 0 82,824.0
Metal Ferrous 15,383.0 2,618.0 152.0 609.0
Metal Non-Ferrous 5,248.0 1,135.0 21.0 2,323.0
Electronics (E-Scrap) 2,729.0 445.0 151.0
Food Waste 804.0
Textiles 13.0 117.0 21.0
Tires 1,206.0 260.0 72.0 105.0
Wood Waste 14,166.0 14.0 95,515.0 3,331.0
Other (MSW Sources) 31,962.0 1,360.0 19,059.0 41,141.0
Material from Non-MSW Sources
Metal Ferrous 387.0 154.0 145.0
Metal Non-Ferrous 587.0 1.0 20.0
Aggregates 37,779.0
Industrial Materials 372.0
Shingles 2,348.0 49.0 72.0
Other (Non-MSW Sources) 30,004.0 62.0 3.0
Grand Total 224,486.0 76,466.0 184,605.0 252,555.0
  • 1. Aggregates - Asphalt, brick, and concrete
  • 2. Electronics (E-scrap) - Report amount of e-scrap from Indiana sources and do not break out into constituent commodities such as plastics and metals
  • 3. Food Waste - Report amount of food waste for composting and other uses
  • 4. Industrial Materials - Includes coal ash, foundry sand, FGD gypsum
  • 5. Shingles - Report amount of shingles for hot mix asphalt and other uses
  • 6. Textiles - Carpets
  • 7. Tires - Report amount of tires for reuse and production of new products
  • 8. Wood Waste - Report amount of landscape waste, pallets, and lumber for mulch and other uses
  • 9. Other (MSW sources) - Includes used oil, batteries, and HHW collected from Indiana sources