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Regional recycling rates for municipal solid waste



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Note: Recycling includes material recycling and composting/digestion. Recycling rates are calculated as percentage of municipal solid waste generated. Data for France and Germany are only comparable within the country but not with other countries due to different methodologies are applied. 2008 data were used for France and Romania, 2009 data were used for Austria and the Wallonian regions of Belgium, and 2011 data for the rest of the countries

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