Buchanan Company, Inc.

WASTE GENERATION TABLE
CLASSIFICATION
BUILDING TYPE
AMOUNT OF WASTE
INDUSTRIAL FACTORIES Survey Required
WAREHOUSES 1-1/2 Lbs./100 Sq. Ft./Day
COMMERCIAL OFFICE BUILDINGS 1 Lb./100 Sq. Ft./Day
DEPARTMENT STORES 3 Lbs./100 Sq. Ft./Day
SHOPPING CENTERS Survey Required
SUPERMARKETS 7 Lbs./100 Sq. Ft./Day
RESTAURANTS 2 Lbs./Meal
DRUG STORES 3 Lbs./100 Sq. Ft./Day
BANKS Survey Required
CAFETERIAS 1/2 - 3/4 Lb./Meal
CLUBS 1-1/2 Lbs./Meal
RESIDENTIAL PRIVATE HOMES 3 Lbs. Plus 1 Lb./Bedroom/Day
APARTMENT BUILDINGS 5 Lbs./Apt. + 1 Lb./Bedroom/Day
SCHOOLS GRADE, HIGH, UNIVERSITY 6 Lbs./Room Plus 1/4 Lb./Pupil/Day
INSTITUTIONS HOSPITALS 20 Lbs./Bed + 2 Lbs./Meal/Day
NURSING HOMES 4 Lbs./Person/Day
HOTELS HOTELS 3 Lbs./Room + 2 Lbs./Meal/Day
MOTELS 3 Lbs./Room/Day
TRAILER CAMPS 6 - 10 Lbs./Trailer/Day
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