California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) 

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Diversion Rate Statistics: 1989-2006

Alert: This page contains historical data from CalRecycle's statewide goal measurement prior to 2007 that estimated a diversion percentage. For 2007 and subsequent years, CalRecycle compares reported disposal tons to population to calculate per capita disposal expressed in pounds/person/day.

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Last updated: June 26, 2012
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