2011/12 green/food

The following table contains municipal waste data derived from WasteDataFlow for the period covering the financial year 2011/12. The data shows the total household waste sent for composting or anaerobic digestion by English local authorities from April 2011 to March 2012.   There are 52 local authorities which are not included in the table as the information is not available. WasteDataFlow attributed this to a change in the councils’ status. Local authorities are listed in overall performance order:  
Rank Local Authority Composting Rate
1 Harborough District Council 42.46%
2 Three Rivers District Council 40.59%
3 Staffordshire Moorlands District Council 40.06%
4 Rochford District Council 38.32%
5 Teignbridge District Council 36.98%
6 Cotswold District Council 35.73%
7 Stockport MBC 35.24%
8 Ryedale District Council 34.77%
9 West Devon Borough Council 33.34%
10 Mid Devon District Council 33.06%
11 Cherwell District Council 32.71%
12 West Oxfordshire District Council 32.05%
13 Vale of White Horse District Council 31.28%
14 Epping Forest Borough Council 31.19%
15 Braintree District Council 31.10%
16 South Northamptonshire District Council 31.08%
17 South Cambridgeshire District Council 30.93%
18 South Oxfordshire District Council 30.81%
19 Leicestershire County Council 30.58%
20 Shropshire 30.37%
21 Huntingdonshire District Council 30.35%
22 South Hams District Council 30.21%
23 South Derbyshire District Council 30.04%
24 Welwyn Hatfield Council 29.95%
25 North Hertfordshire District Council 29.93%
26 Stratford-on-Avon District Council 29.93%
27 Suffolk Coastal District Council 29.84%
28 Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council 29.51%
29 East Lindsey District Council 29.40%
30 West Lindsey District Council 29.40%
31 East Hertfordshire District Council 29.34%
32 Stafford Borough Council 29.26%
33 Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council 29.17%
34 Fenland District Council 28.95%
35 Lichfield District Council 28.75%
36 Hambleton District Council 28.53%
37 West Lancashire Borough Council 28.43%
38 St Edmundsbury Borough Council 28.41%
39 Oxfordshire County Council 28.24%
40 St Albans City and District Council 28.23%
41 South Staffordshire Council 28.21%
42 Kettering Borough Council 28.18%
43 Rotherham MBC 27.96%
44 Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council 27.77%
45 Woking Borough Council 27.69%
46 Warwick District Council 27.64%
47 Wealden District Council 27.61%
48 Melton Borough Council 27.58%
49 Hertsmere Borough Council 27.51%
50 Dacorum Borough Council 27.46%
51 Waveney District Council 27.44%
52 East Riding of Yorkshire Council 27.34%
53 Staffordshire County Council 27.17%
54 Devon County Council 27.13%
55 Hertfordshire County Council 26.80%
56 East Staffordshire Borough Council 26.76%
57 Dorset Waste Partnership 26.60%
58 Eden District Council 26.55%
59 Rutland County Council 26.44%
60 North Somerset Council 26.38%
61 Mole Valley District Council 26.38%
62 Cambridgeshire County Council 26.18%
63 Torridge District Council 26.18%
64 South Gloucestershire Council 26.15%
65 Rother District Council 26.01%
66 Forest of Dean District Council 25.86%
67 North Kesteven District Council 25.75%
68 Surrey Heath Borough Council 25.59%
69 Allerdale Borough Council 25.58%
70 Horsham District Council 25.36%
71 North West Leicestershire District Council 25.36%
72 Tunbridge Wells Borough Council 25.30%
73 Tewkesbury Borough Council 25.01%
74 Milton Keynes Council 25.00%
75 South Lakeland District Council 24.87%
76 Basildon District Council 24.85%
77 Derby City Council 24.69%
78 North Lincolnshire Council 24.65%
79 High Peak Borough Council 24.64%
80 Wyre Borough Council 24.59%
81 Somerset County Council 24.57%
82 Cheshire East 24.52%
83 Watford Borough Council 24.44%
84 Cannock Chase Council 24.42%
85 Forest Heath District Council 24.42%
86 Chelmsford Borough Council 24.40%
87 Bexley LB 24.35%
88 Warwickshire County Council 24.35%
89 Daventry District Council 24.34%
90 Copeland Borough Council 24.22%
91 Rushcliffe Borough Council 23.93%
92 South Ribble Borough Council 23.92%
93 Harrow LB 23.89%
94 North Devon District Council 23.86%
95 Derbyshire Dales District Council 23.86%
96 Selby District Council 23.80%
97 Blaby District Council 23.50%
98 Chorley Borough Council 23.49%
99 Rugby Borough Council 23.22%
100 Essex County Council 23.12%
101 Wolverhampton MBC 23.07%
102 Cheshire West and Chester 23.03%
103 North East Derbyshire District Council 23.02%
104 Suffolk County Council 22.87%
105 Trafford MBC 22.77%
106 Sefton MBC 22.66%
107 Castle Point Borough Council 22.60%
108 Lincolnshire County Council 22.55%
109 Surrey County Council 22.51%
110 Broxbourne Borough Council 22.42%
111 Barnsley MBC 22.34%
112 North Yorkshire County Council 22.21%
113 Maidstone Borough Council 22.18%
114 Oadby and Wigston Borough Council 22.15%
115 Wycombe District Council 22.11%
116 Bournemouth Borough Council 22.08%
117 Bath and North East Somerset Council 22.06%
118 Chesterfield Borough Council 21.95%
119 Stevenage Borough Council 21.92%
120 West Berkshire District Council 21.88%
121 Broadland District Council 21.63%
122 Carlisle City Council 21.52%
123 Fylde Borough Council 21.51%
124 Northamptonshire County Council 21.43%
125 Cumbria County Council 21.41%
126 Buckinghamshire County Council 21.31%
127 Doncaster MBC 21.22%
128 Guildford Borough Council 21.19%
129 Gloucestershire County Council 21.15%
130 Elmbridge Borough Council 21.15%
131 Cambridge City Council 21.09%
132 East Cambridgeshire District Council 20.90%
133 Sedgemoor District Council 20.83%
134 Cheltenham Borough Council 20.82%
135 Lancaster City Council 20.79%
136 Richmondshire District Council 20.77%
137 Central Bedfordshire 20.67%
138 Bolsover District Council 20.65%
139 Tamworth Borough Council 20.61%
140 Epsom and Ewell Borough Council 20.60%
141 Lincoln City Council 20.59%
142 Derbyshire County Council 20.50%
143 Taunton Deane Borough Council 20.18%
144 Bromley LB 19.90%
145 Leicester City Council 19.54%
146 Erewash Borough Council 19.47%
147 Thurrock Council 19.45%
148 Brentwood Borough Council 19.22%
149 Ipswich Borough Council 19.20%
150 Canterbury City Council 19.19%
151 York City Council 19.16%
152 Wiltshire 19.09%
153 Leeds City Council MBC 19.06%
154 Uttlesford District Council 19.00%
155 Solihull MBC 18.94%
156 Harrogate Borough Council 18.93%
157 Warrington Borough Council 18.90%
158 Chiltern District Council 18.86%
159 North Warwickshire Borough Council 18.80%
160 East Devon District Council 18.74%
161 Telford and Wrekin Council 18.72%
162 Peterborough City Council 18.61%
163 Harlow District Council 18.57%
164 Bristol City Council 18.43%
165 North East Lincolnshire Council 18.42%
166 Lancashire County Council 18.41%
167 East Sussex County Council 18.41%
168 Wokingham Council 18.31%
169 North Norfolk District Council 18.22%
170 Ribble Valley Borough Council 18.20%
171 Norfolk County Council 18.16%
172 Gloucester City Council 18.10%
173 Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council 18.07%
174 Dover District Council 18.06%
175 Oldham MBC 17.86%
176 Charnwood Borough Council 17.83%
177 South Kesteven District Council 17.77%
178 Kingston-upon-Hull City Council 17.76%
179 Dudley MBC 17.75%
180 Stoke-on-Trent City Council 17.67%
181 Northampton Borough Council 17.65%
182 Runnymede Borough Council 17.61%
183 Oxford City Council 17.59%
184 South Somerset District Council 17.58%
185 Corby Borough Council 17.54%
186 Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames 17.44%
187 St Helens MBC 17.38%
188 Shepway District Council 17.25%
189 Poole Borough Council 17.07%
190 Hartlepool Borough Council 17.06%
191 Bracknell Forest Borough Council 17.00%
192 Bury MBC 16.84%
193 Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council 16.82%
194 West Sussex County Council 16.80%
195 Greater Manchester WDA (MBC) 16.75%
196 Maldon District Council 16.73%
197 Mansfield District Council 16.59%
198 Craven District Council 16.56%
199 Preston City Council 16.55%
200 Greenwich LB 16.51%
201 Bromsgrove District Council 16.51%
202 Scarborough Borough Council 16.47%
203 Walsall MBC 16.33%
204 Wirral MBC 16.33%
205 Mendip District Council 16.25%
206 Colchester Borough Council 16.05%
207 Brent LB 15.99%
208 Bedford 15.97%
209 Kent County Council 15.86%
210 Calderdale MBC 15.85%
211 Southend-on-Sea Borough Council 15.81%
212 Hampshire County Council 15.72%
213 Merseyside WDA (MBC) 15.58%
214 Wellingborough Borough Council 15.32%
215 South Norfolk Council 15.25%
216 West London Waste Authority 15.23%
217 Hillingdon LB 15.18%
218 County Durham 15.09%
219 Eastbourne Borough Council 15.07%
220 Medway Borough Council 15.06%
221 Ealing LB 14.95%
222 Swindon Borough Council 14.90%
223 Croydon LB 14.83%
224 Enfield LB 14.80%
225 Kings Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council 14.77%
226 South Tyneside MBC 14.68%
227 Barnet LB 14.65%
228 Knowsley MBC 14.64%
229 Sandwell MBC 14.56%
230 Nottinghamshire County Council 14.50%
231 Torbay Council 14.47%
232 Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council 14.38%
233 Eastleigh Borough Council 14.38%
234 Manchester City Council MBC 14.09%
235 Pendle Borough Council 14.05%
236 Reigate and Banstead Borough Council 14.05%
237 Wakefield City MDC 13.88%
238 Richmond upon Thames LB 13.83%
239 Breckland Council 13.71%
240 Salford City Council MBC 13.50%
241 Northumberland 13.46%
242 Windsor and Maidenhead Borough Council 13.35%
243 Birmingham City Council 13.31%
244 Broxtowe Borough Council 13.27%
245 Bolton MBC 13.25%
246 Isle of Wight Council 13.18%
247 Bradford City MDC (MBC) 13.17%
248 Tameside MBC 13.13%
249 Worcestershire County Council 13.09%
250 Halton Borough Council 13.08%
251 North Tyneside Council 13.02%
252 Coventry City Council 12.74%
253 Rochdale MBC 12.56%
254 Gateshead MBC 12.27%
255 Wigan MBC 12.23%
256 Norwich City Council 12.18%
257 Hounslow LB 12.16%
258 Blackpool Borough Council 12.14%
259 Cornwall 12.05%
260 Mid Sussex District Council 11.89%
261 Barking and Dagenham LB 11.82%
262 Fareham Borough Council 11.75%
263 Burnley Borough Council 11.66%
264 Rossendale Borough Council 11.47%
265 Havering LB 11.28%
266 Spelthorne Borough Council 11.18%
267 Camden LB 11.11%
268 Reading Borough Council 11.07%
269 Mid Suffolk District Council 11.01%
270 Nottingham City Council 10.99%
271 Sunderland City Council 10.91%
272 Luton Borough Council 10.90%
273 Wychavon District Council 10.73%
274 Redbridge LB 10.63%
275 Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council 10.62%
276 North London Waste Authority 10.41%
277 Worthing Borough Council 10.27%
278 Winchester City Council 10.26%
279 Liverpool City Council 10.17%
280 Arun District Council 10.03%
281 West Somerset District Council 9.79%
282 Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council MBC 9.78%
283 Hyndburn Borough Council 9.74%
284 Sutton LB 9.73%
285 Merton LB 9.55%
286 Sevenoaks District Council 9.50%
287 Plymouth City Council 9.48%
288 Herefordshire Council 9.42%
289 Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council 9.34%
290 East London Waste Authority 9.11%
291 Waverley Borough Council 9.02%
292 Waltham Forest LB 8.96%
293 Chichester District Council 8.94%
294 Test Valley Borough Council 8.89%
295 Tandridge District Council 8.70%
296 Southampton City Council 8.48%
297 South Bucks District Council 8.45%
298 Slough Borough Council 8.11%
299 Kirklees MBC 8.08%
300 Southwark LB 7.96%
301 East Northamptonshire Council 7.94%
302 Gedling Borough Council 7.91%
303 Middlesbrough Borough Council 7.85%
304 Darlington Borough Council 7.76%
305 Exeter City Council 7.59%
306 Ashfield District Council 7.56%
307 Hart District Council 7.34%
308 Islington LB 7.20%
309 Adur District Council 6.77%
310 Haringey LB 6.74%
311 Sheffield City Council 6.50%
312 East Hampshire District Council 5.89%
313 Portsmouth City Council 5.65%
314 Hackney LB 5.52%
315 Hastings Borough Council 5.36%
316 Boston Borough Council 5.28%
317 Rushmoor Borough Council 5.15%
318 Malvern Hills District Council 4.84%
319 Council of the Isles of Scilly 4.75%
320 New Forest District Council 4.34%
321 Swale Borough Council 4.09%
322 Thanet District Council 4.00%
323 Brighton and Hove Council 3.81%
324 Havant Borough Council 3.78%
325 Worcester City Council 3.61%
326 Crawley Borough Council 3.52%
327 Dartford Borough Council 3.48%
328 Newham LB 3.30%
329 Amber Valley Borough Council 3.29%
330 Great Yarmouth Borough Council 3.05%
331 Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council 2.90%
332 Lambeth LB 2.89%
333 City of London 2.33%
334 Gravesham Borough Council 2.31%
335 Wyre Forest District Council 2.21%
336 Western Riverside Waste Authority 1.92%
337 South Holland District Council 1.79%
338 Tower Hamlets LB 1.67%
339 Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea 1.55%
340 Gosport Borough Council 1.53%
341 Tendring District Council 1.32%
342 Lewes District Council 1.26%
343 Aylesbury Vale District Council 1.11%
344 Hammersmith and Fulham LB 0.79%
345 Lewisham LB 0.77%
346 Wandsworth LB 0.44%
347 Ashford Borough Council 0.32%
348 Stroud District Council 0.25%
349 Westminster City Council 0.09%
350 Redditch Borough Council 0.00%
351 Bassetlaw District Council 0.00%
352 Newark and Sherwood District Council 0.00%

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