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File chemical/x-pdb Iceland - municipal waste management
Located in Publications Managing municipal solid waste - a review of achievements in 32 European countries
File chemical/x-pdb Ireland - municipal waste management
Located in Publications Managing municipal solid waste - a review of achievements in 32 European countries
File chemical/x-pdb Italy - municipal waste management
Located in Publications Managing municipal solid waste - a review of achievements in 32 European countries
File chemical/x-pdb Latvia - municipal waste management
Located in Publications Managing municipal solid waste - a review of achievements in 32 European countries
File chemical/x-pdb Lithuania - municipal waste management
Located in Publications Managing municipal solid waste - a review of achievements in 32 European countries
File chemical/x-pdb Luxembourg - municipal waste management
Located in Publications Managing municipal solid waste - a review of achievements in 32 European countries
File chemical/x-pdb Malta - municipal waste management
Located in Publications Managing municipal solid waste - a review of achievements in 32 European countries
Publication Managing municipal solid waste - a review of achievements in 32 European countries
Improved waste management is an essential element in efforts to make Europe more resource efficient. One key means of achieving that is by shifting waste management up the waste hierarchy. In recent years these important goals have been integrated into European environmental policy. But national efforts to shift up the waste hierarchy have been under way for longer. Together, these instruments establish a range of waste management targets and broader goals for the years to 2020.
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Figure Material recycling as a percentage of municipal waste generation in 32 European countries, 2001 and 2010
Material recycling in 32 European countries as a percentage of total municipal waste generated in 2001 and 2010.
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Figure chemical/x-swissprot Modelled GHG emissions from MSW management in the EU (excluding Cyprus) plus Norway and Switzerland - business-as-usual scenario
This figure identifies the net greenhouse gas (GHG) emission from the management of municipal solid waste (MSW) from 1990 to 2020. Emissions from the waste management are split into different treatment options (recycling, incineration, landfilling and transportation) and into direct and avoided emissions.
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