Recycling & Community Cleanups

PINAL COUNTY RECYCLING STATISTICS

Pinal County is committed to helping save our environment. The Material Recovery Center collects recyclable material that otherwise would end up in landfills, as well as provides a waste tire drop off site at no cost to the resident. Community clean-ups are encouraged and countywide disposal days are held periodically throughout the year.

The following volume (by the ton) of recyclables were collected:

 Recycled Material 2009 2010
 Paper  378.2  3348.5
 Cardboard  1577.6  1137.35
 Aluminum or Tin  73.6  67.3
 Plastic  92.5

64.8 

 Newspaper  651.0  535.05
 Tires Inbound  90,335  72,887
 Tires Outbound (Processed)  58,560  38,363
 Revenue Generated  $83,495.53  $25,320.00