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Recycling

Volume 475: debated on Monday 28 April 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how much waste was recycled by each local authority in (a) Yorkshire and the Humber and (b) Lincolnshire in the latest period for which figures are available. (201969)

The tonnages of household waste recycled, reused or composted by each local authority in Yorkshire and the Humber and Lincolnshire in 2006-07 are listed in the following table.

Household waste sent for recycling/reuse/composting

Type of authority

tonnage

(a) Yorkshire and the Humber

Barnsley

UA

26,461

Bradford

UA

56,373

Calderdale

UA

18,967

Craven

WCA

7,902

Doncaster

UA

38,814

East Riding

UA

55,769

Hambleton

WCA

15,677

Harrogate

WCA

12,043

Hull

UA

25,389

Kirklees

UA

40,334

Leeds

UA

77,656

North East Lincolnshire

UA

22,682

North Lincolnshire

UA

35,225

North Yorkshire

WDA

116,679

Richmondshire

WCA

6,409

Rotherham

UA

35,503

Ryedale

WCA

11,412

Scarborough

WCA

9,335

Selby

WCA

11,321

Sheffield

UA

59,617

Wakefield

UA

40,600

York

UA

40,561

(b) Lincolnshire

Boston

WCA

6,305

East Lindsey

WCA

19,657

Lincoln

WCA

12,770

Lincolnshire

WDA

141,313

North Kesteven

WCA

27,327

South Holland

WCA

7,229

South Kesteven

WCA

16,979

West Lindsey

WCA

11,820

Source: 2006-07 WasteDataFlow results.