Monthly Recycling and Waste Collection Statistics

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Monthly Recycling and Waste Collection Statistics

This dataset is a monthly breakdown of the amount of tonnage diverted from the landfill in the City of Buffalo. Garbage tonnage totals are included for comparison. Materials are diverted from landfills in different ways, including curbside recycling, electronics recycling, hazardous waste disposal, tire recycling, scrap metal recycling, yard waste recycling, and asphalt and sidewalk debris diversion.


NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
MONTHmonthmonthTextThe month the collection occurred
TYPEtypetypeTextThe type of recycling or refuse collection
TOTAL (IN TONS)total_in_tonstotal_in_tonsNumberThe amount of tonnage collected
DATEdatedateCalendar dateThe month and year the collection occurred (last day of the month for computational purposes)

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