Accounting Table 1. Miami Dade county MSW generated by type

Accounting Table 1. Miami Dade county MSW generated by type and disposed through different processes, 2009. (Amounts in Waste Category T For the purpose of this exercise, let us assume that the City adapted the following alternatives: Composting of organic wastes: 50% of the current Food wastes of 230,822 tons and 20% of the current Yard trash of 505,928 tons (see Table 2) will be composted. Increase the recycling percentage of the following products: Cardboard from 29% to