California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)

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Statewide Diversion and Per Capita Disposal Rate Statistics

In 2015, California's estimated 38.9 million residents landfilled about 33.2 million tons of solid waste for an estimated statewide per capita disposal rate of 4.7 pounds/person/day.

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Last updated: June 21, 2016
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