Municipal solid waste disposal by methods in the U.S. 1960-2018

Municipal solid waste generation in the United States from 1960 to 2018, by way of disposal

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Release date

January 2021

Region

United States

Survey time period

1960 to 2018

Supplementary notes

*The source adds that MSW generation rose considerably from 2017 to 2018 mainly because EPA enhanced its food measurement methodology to more fully account for all the ways wasted food is managed throughout the food system.

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