TRASHED

OPENED IN 1965, 240 ACRES

AVERAGE INTAKE IS 137 THOUSAND TONS PER YEAR, 404 TONS PER DAY

ESTIMATED TO EB AT FULL CAPACITY BY 2054

PLASTIC BAGS. THAT’S OUR BIGGEST PROBLEM, I HATE PLASTIC BAGS. IF YOU LOOK AT THE WINDBLOWN LITTER, OVER 80 PERCENT OF THAT IS PLASTIC BAGS.”

TODD HANSON
LANDFILL MANAGER

WASTE MANAGEMENT COLLECTS PAPER WASTE, OR “SLUDGE,” FROM SCA TISSUE. ABOUT 7 LOADS A DAY, ABOUT 20 TONS PER LOAD. USED AS ADC (ALTERNATIVE DAILY COVER).

"I WISH ALL THE PEOPLE WHO CLAIM TO RECYCLE COULD COME AND SEE WHAT WE DO HERE. I THINK THEY’D HAVE A BETTER RESPECT FOR WHAT THEY THROW AWAY."

DAVID PARBEL
OPERATIONS MANAGER