Regional recycling rates for municipal solid waste

Figure Created 25 Apr 2014 Published 27 May 2014 Last modified 04 Jun 2014
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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