Publications Home

Publication Summary

Our Ecology website has changed, which can cause broken links.
To report these, please contact us with the publication and broken link.


2009 Washington Statewide Waste Characterization Study

Publication number Date Published Date Revised
10-07-023June 2010January 2018
VIEW NOW: 2009 Washington Statewide Waste Characterization Study (Number of pages: 137) (Publication Size: 1840KB)

Trouble viewing? Try these free options.
Author(s) Cascadia Consulting Group
Description Ecology commissioned Cascadia Consulting Group to conduct a four-season municipal solid waste characterization study during 2009–10. This study supports Ecology’s Beyond Waste Initiative and conduct an in-depth examination of materials and resources currently disposed throughout the state.
REQUEST A COPY The mission of the Department of Ecology is to protect, preserve, and enhance Washington’s environment. To help us meet that goal, please consider the environment before you print or request a copy.

Accessibility Options
Persons with hearing loss can call 711 for Washington Relay Service
Persons with a speech disability can call 877-833-6341
Contact Gretchen Newman at 360-407-6097 or
Keywords organics, initiative, characterization, Ecology, waste, Puget Sound, beyond waste

2015-2016 Washington Statewide Waste Characterization Study

Waste Composition Analysis for the State of Washington

Rural Waste Characterization Report

Guidelines for Waste Characterization Studies in the State of Washington