The interactive graphic below represents municipal solid waste (MSW) data in pounds (lbs), tonnes carbon dioxide equivalents (tonnes CO2e), or dollars. To begin, choose a data set (right) and the units (above). Check the boxes below to see waste data for individual or multiple cities over a single year or across multiple years. Add average ‘trendlines’ to compare this data to different geographic sets of cities and normalize the data by population (per capita), households or jobs. Hover over the graphic to get specific values.
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