Tennessee Annual Progress Report

Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation

Recycling, Diversion and Disposal Trend Reports

TN trend reporting for 2012-2014.

Recycling Trends (Tons)

Member: County
Response Status: Any Status
Group: Any Group
Sectors: Residential - (Public government collected), Commercial - (Retail, and office), Industrial - (Manufacturing sectors), Institutional - (Universities, hospitals, correctional facilities, non-local government), Commercial/Industrial, Commercial/Institutional, Commercial/Institutional/Industrial, All Sectors, Special Event - (Festivals, events, once a year activities), Other - (Call TDEC case by case)
Materials 2012 2013 2014
Metal 994,863.00 1,315,842.90 1,481,415.87
Paper 499,277.00 518,817.80 458,588.73
Plastic 99,444.00 76,044.40 88,519.10
Glass 82,781.00 82,956.90 78,791.25
Other Recyclables 82,442.00 98,111.50 70,666.40
C & D Debris 137,661.00 121,879.50 206,175.40
Batteries 11,971.00 15,427.10 10,942.10
Automotive Fluid 25,964.00 47,417.60 39,374.60
Scrap Tires 64,148.00 58,017.30 37,530.66
Miscellaneous 198,905.00 393,441.40 304,531.21
Per Capita (lbs/person/year) 680.72 842.85 847.88

Waste Diversion Trends (Tons)

Member: County
Response Status: Any Status
Group: Any Group
Sectors: Residential - (Public government collected), Commercial - (Retail, and office), Industrial - (Manufacturing sectors), Institutional - (Universities, hospitals, correctional facilities, non-local government), Commercial/Industrial, Commercial/Institutional, Commercial/Institutional/Industrial, All Sectors, Special Event - (Festivals, events, once a year activities), Other - (Call TDEC case by case)
Materials 2012 2013 2014
Compost 206,348.00 373,175.60 232,348.40
Mulch 694,107.00 531,667.40 482,571.00
Sewage 161,040.00 85,606.30 232,834.00
HHW 313.00 155.00 762.40
Industrial Byproducts 264,570.00 279,748.80 905,232.39
Alternate Daily Cover 25,075.00 91,470.80 82,899.50
C & D Debris 22,681.00 20,808.10 114,602.40
Per Capita (lbs/person/year) 450.46 453.57 688.16

Landfill Disposal Trends (Tons)

Member: County
Response Status: Any Status
Group: Any Group
Materials 2012 2013 2014
Solid Waste (Class I) 5,710,973.00 6,127,487.00 6,220,886.00
Solid Waste (Class III/IV) 1,429,956.00 1,292,827.00 1,245,274.00
Per Capita (lbs/person/year) 2,212.10 2,292.65 2,279.97