Solid Waste Management Program

Annual Per capita Rates for Missouri and Eight Surrounding States

State Calendar Year 2000 Population Waste Generation (tons) Per capita Disposal (tons) Per capita Recycling (tons) Per capita Incineration (tons)
Arkansas 2,673,400 2,056,000 0.42 0.35 0.01
Illinois 12,419,293 15,102,000 0.86 0.34 0.01
Iowa 2,926,324 2,866,000 0.64 0.34 0.01
Kansas 2,688,418 3,000,000 1.02 0.10 0.01
Kentucky 4,041,769 4,376,000 0.76 0.32 0
Missouri 5,595,211 10,288,000 1.14 0.70 0
Nebraska 1,711263 1,848,000 0.83 0.25 0
Oklahoma 3,450,654 3,787,000 0.98 0.01 0.11
Tennessee 5,689,283 5,200,000 0.50 0.31 0.10

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