Strategic Measure_Monthly Diversion Tonnage
Purpose: This measure of materials collected at curbside by Austin Resource Recovery (ARR) or ARR-managed vendors tracks materials that are recycled or reused instead of taken to the landfill. Source: All measure data is tracked internally through the Solid Waste Tracking System (SWTS) and through third-party vendor reports.
Contains: Total diversion tonnage vs. total tonnage of materials collected, shown monthly but collected and analyzed annually. Usage: This data is used to analyze service and programs needs. It is used to help Austin Resource Recovery determine performance of department goals. View more details and insights related to this data set on the story page: https://data.austintexas.gov/stories/s/s89s-8ru7
|Name||Socrata field name||Column name in ||Data type||Description|
|Date||date||date||Calendar date||Start date of the month that the total diverted tonnage and total curbside collections are for.|
|Total Diverted Tonnage||total_diverted_tonnage||total_diverted_tonnage||Number||Tons of all materials diverted from landfills this month.|
|Total Curbside Collections||total_curbside_collections||total_curbside_collections||Number||Total tonnage of all curbside collections this month.|