Recycling rates by Material and Class 2006

Recycling Rates by Material and Class, 2006

Aluminum cans PET plastic bottles Glass bottles Total
11 Deposit states Carbonated 78.7% 71.2% 72.7% 76.1%
Non-carbonated 49.3% 35.2% 36.4% 36.9%
Average 75.8% 44.4% 63.6% 61.4%
39 Non-Deposit States Carbonated 35.1% 13.6% 12.4% 24.2%
Non-carbonated 35.1% 13.6% 12.4% 24.2%
Average 35.1% 13.6% 12.4% 24.2%
US Total Carbonated 45.4% 27.0% 29.4% 36.9%
Non-carbonated 42.1% 21.5% 21.4% 29.0%
Average 45.2% 23.5% 27.8% 34.7%

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