No Tax Dollars Support $10 Million Operation
This chart shows the results of a greenhouse gas inventory completed by Sioux Falls, S.D. It shows government facilities produced 12 percent of the city's emissions. Half of the municipal emissions (6 percent of the total) came from solid waste facilities.
David McElroy is landfill superintendent for the Sioux Falls Regional Sanitary Landfill, which serves a five-county area in southeastern South Dakota.