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Share of containers and packaging recovered in U.S. 1960-2015

Share of containers and packaging recovered from generated U.S. municipal solid waste from 1960 to 2015

by T. Wang, last edited Sep 9, 2019
Share of containers and packaging recovered in U.S. 1960-2015 This statistic shows the share of containers and packaging recovered from the U.S. municipal solid waste stream between 1960 and 2015. In 2015, about 53 percent of generated container and packaging waste were recovered (or recycled) in the United States.
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Share of containers and packaging recovered from generated U.S. municipal solid waste from 1960 to 2015

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