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Title: Municipal Solid Waste in the United States: 2001 Facts and Figures

URL: http://www.epa.gov/epaoswer/non-hw/muncpl/pubs/msw2001.pdf

Abstract: This report is the latest publication in a series of publications describing the national waste stream based on data collected from 1960 through 2001. The historical perspective provided by the data is useful for establishing trends in types of municipal solid waste (MSW) generated and in the ways that MSW is managed.

Source: US EPA

Date of Publication: December 2004

Resource Type: Manual/Handbook

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