Recycling's current and potential contribution (*) to meeting EU demand for various materials, 2006

Figure Created 29 Nov 2011 Published 09 Dec 2011 Last modified 29 Nov 2012, 11:36 AM
(*) The current and potential contribution figures are both based on the infrastructure available in 2006. Future changes in collection rates, improved recycling structures and market conditions could significantly influence the potential contribution figures.



Additional information

The calculation of EU consumption is described in detail in ETC/SCP, 2011. The reference year for concrete is 2004.


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