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Data on the reuse, recycling and composting of municipal waste for April to June 2019.

Main points (provisional data)

In July 2018 to June 2019:

  • 63% of waste was reused/recycled/composted, unchanged from the year ending June 2018.

In April to June 2019:

  • 67% of municipal waste was reused/recycled/composted, a 2 percentage point increase on the same quarter of 2018, and the highest quarterly rate to date.
  • 400,000 tonnes of municipal waste were generated, a 7% decrease on the same quarter of 2018.


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