Shipments of Recyclables by Material Type and Destination, 2016 (Tons)

Shipments of Recyclables by Material Type and Destination, 2016 (Tons)

2016
Material Type Indiana Recycler Facilities (Tons) Brokers (Tons) Indiana Manufacturers / End Users (Tons) Out-of-State Destinations (Tons)
Material from MSW Sources
Glass 6,110.0 1,446.0 969.0 14,521.0
Paper 55,978.0 133,264.0 178,168.0 317,062.0
Plastic 3,768.0 6,226.0 271.0 12,055.0
Single Stream/Mixed 124,771.0 873.0 0 68,637.0
Metal Ferrous 28,041.0 201.0 317.0 1,000.0
Metal Non-Ferrous 2,212.0 350.0 5.0 2,439.0
Textiles 4.0 81.0 277.0
Tires 2,118.0 217.0 72.0 3,316.0
Wood Waste 4,148.0 22.0 151,286.0 2,586.0
Other (MSW Sources) 61,988.0 35.0 2,142.0 1,398.0
Material from Non-MSW Sources
Metal Ferrous 818.0 244.0 111.0
Metal Non-Ferrous 472.0 9.0
Aggregates 30,311.0
Shingles 2,199.0 4,153.0
Other (Non-MSW Sources) 10,145.0 318.0 53.0
Grand Total 302,772.0 143,277.0 363,541.0 427,617.0
  • 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