Gawler 2012-13 Annual Report - page 133

Town of Gawler Annual Report 2012/13
Page 133
introduction • summary • strategic directions •
statutory information
• index
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SITA is the collection contractor for the hard
waste service. Its contract commenced in
January 2012.
Participation
In 2012-13, the level of participation increased
by 7.5 per cent in Playford and 6.5 per cent in
Salisbury.
A total of 3,943 Salisbury residents (7.0 per
cent) took the option of a household collection
at a cost of $10 per household. A further 7,617
residents (13.52 per cent) opted to use the
voucher system. In Playford, there were 8,453
participants (23.84 per cent) in the service.
Average Weights/Quantities
of Hard Waste
Based on the average over the Adelaide region,
the expected weight of hard waste collected
from each household is about 100kg.
Playford achieved close to the average with
80kg, plus mattresses (1 per 5 collections) and
E-waste (1 per 2.2 collections). Salisbury was
above the average at 120kg plus mattresses
(1 per 3.5 collections) plus E-waste (1 per 1.7
collections).
Details on hard waste collected is summarised
as follows:
Hard Waste
Salisbury
Playford
Residual Waste
(tonnes)
458.67
637.45
Steel (tonnes)
55.06
106.74
Mattresses
938
1657
E Waste TVs
1371
2397
Monitors
306
616
Towers
120
160
Other
503
624
HOUSEHOLD HARD WASTE COLLECTION SERVICE
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