Recycling and waste: statistics and information
How are we performing?
Read the committee report giving details of how we performed during 2010/11.
Performance measures monitor the quality of services we provide. Results against the main performance measures we use are given in this table.
Waste and recycling performance measures
|Tonnes municipal waste||101,218||100,264||100,682||102,986|
|Residual household waste per household (kg/HH)||510||544||550||545|
|% household waste recycled, composted or re-used*||25.9%||20.4%||20.7%||21.5%|
|% municipal waste recycled, composted or re-used**||
|% contamination in mixed recycling||17.2%||14.2%||14.2%||14.1%|
|% municipal waste landfilled||10.8%||3.1%||2.7%||1.3%|
|Annual reduction in waste related CO2 (equivalent) emissions compared to 2008/09 baseline||22,318||21,358||21,565||181,169|
|% refuse/recycling collections missed||0.05%||0.03%||0.03%||0.03%|
|% missed collections put right the next day||100%||100%||100%||100%|
|% streets with unacceptable litter||4%||4%||4%||3%|
|Number of street cleansing related reports received||556||333||298||270|
|Number of refuse and recycling related reports received||8,112||4,531||4,199||4,156|
|% residents rating recycling service as good or very good||-||-||-||83% (up from 75% 2009)|
|% residents rating refuse collection service as good or very good||-||-||-||79% (up from 78% 2009)|
|% residents rating street cleansing service as good or very good||-||-||-||78% (up from 64% 2009)|
*Excludes the recycling of metals and aggregates recovered from incinerated general rubbish.
**Includes the recycling of metals and aggregates recovered from incinerated general rubbish.
Our Open Council pages show how Wandsworth's performance compares with other London boroughs.