EEA aggregated and gap-filled air emission dataset, based on 2012 officially reported national total and sectoral emissions to UNECE LRTAP Convention.
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Reported national totals for Czech Republic, Estonia, Germany, Hungary, Lithuania, Malta and Poland do not match reported sectoral data. For consistency, sectoral data has therefore been used to calculate the national totals.
The plastic bags you use but for a few minutes can last for as long as 15 to 1,000 years in the environment. Don't get a new plastic bag each time you go shopping. Get a funky re-useable or cotton bag instead and say 'no thanks' to plastic or paper bags.
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