Waste disposal by source, province and territory (Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon, Nothwest Territories and Nunavut)

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Waste disposal by source, province and territory
(Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon, Nothwest Territories and Nunavut)
  2012 2014
  tonnes
Sask.    
Total waste disposal 957,670 940,595
Residential sources 315,987 331,430
Non-residential sources 641,682 609,166
Alta.    
Total waste disposal 3,913,924 4,097,584
Residential sources 1,176,226 1,230,635
Non-residential sources 2,737,698 2,866,949
B.C.    
Total waste disposal 2,604,147 2,721,309
Residential sources 947,542 941,345
Non-residential sources 1,656,605 1,779,963
Y.T., N.W.T., and Nvt.    
Total waste disposal x x
Residential sources x x
Non-residential sources x x

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