Basic Data Requirements

Tons of Waste Disposed by Commodity Tons of Waste Recycled by Commodity Urlted Stains Enviranrr-enlal Prelection Agency Source Reduction Assumptions Landfill Gas Recovery Assumptions Gas recovery no gas recovery Recovery and electricity production Transportation Assumptions Output Units United Stains Environmental Prnlection Agency

Benefits of National Recycling Efforts Recovery

GHG Emission Reductions 32.9 million metric tons of carbon equivalent - Comparable to taking 25 million passenger cars off the road each year Energy Savings 661 trillion British thermal units - Comparable to the annual energy requirements of roughly 6.5 million houses Urlted Stains Enviranrr-enlal Prelection Agency

Benefits of Philadelphia Paper and Cardboard Recycling Efforts

GHG Emission Reductions 101,340 metric tons of carbon equivalent - Comparable to taking 77,000 passenger cars off the road each year Energy Savings 1.4 million British thermal units - Comparable to the annual energy requirements of roughly 14,000 houses Urlted Stains Enviranrr-enlal Prelection Agency