California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)

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Statewide Diversion and Per Capita Disposal Rate Statistics

In 2014, California's estimated 38.4 million residents landfilled about 31.2 million tons of solid waste for an estimated statewide per capita disposal rate of 4.5 pounds/person/day.

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Last updated: June 15, 2015
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