Quick Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of Yard WasteQuick Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of Yard Waste
March 1, 2001
Test Your Knowledge of Yard Waste
Leaves make up approximately what percent of U.S. yard waste?
none of the above
What is the largest waste stream in U.S. yard waste?
During what months do Americans dispose of the least amount of yard waste?
February and December
October and November
April and May
July and August
Which of the following pieces of equipment is used to process yard waste?
all of the above
C, Leaves make up approximately 25 percent of U.S. yard waste.
B, Grass is the largest waste stream in U.S. yard waste.
A, Americans dispose of the least amount of yard waste in February and December.
D, A vertical hammermill, a tub grinder and a disc screen all can be used to process yard waste.
Source: The McGraw-Hill Recycling Handbook, Second Edition