Over 809 Tons Recycled in 2011

Newspaper trailer at CARTM.

Newspaper trailer at CARTM.

CARTM collected over 809 tons of recyclable materials in 2011 — that’s a 15% increase over 2010!

CARTM shipped 290.3 tons of solid waste to the landfill in 2011—3% less than in 2010. North County citizens and visitors diverted 809.6 tons of material from the landfill in 2011 for recycling at CARTM—a 15% increase over 2010 (excluding wood and construction debris which CARTM subcontracted in 2010). Download the 2011 Annual Report for a complete breakdown of what we took in and what we spent last year.