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Municipal waste treatment in 2017 in EU28 (Source: CEWEP)24% of the *EU's municipal waste was still being sent to landfill in 2017 (*EU28, Switzerland, Norway & Iceland)

  • 24% Landfilled
  • 28% Waste-to-energy
  • 47% Recycled & Composted

Municipal waste treatment in 2017 in EU28 (Source: CEWEP)

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