Dry recycling composition in England 2017

Composition of dry recycling in England in 2017, by type

by Ian Tiseo, last edited Dec 12, 2018
Dry recycling composition in England 2017 This statistic shows the composition of dry recycling from households in England for 2017, by type. It shows that paper and card is by far the most common type of dry recycling waste, with 38.1 percent of the total share. Textiles only make up 1.9 percent of the share.
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Composition of dry recycling in England in 2017, by type

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Share of composition in percentage
Paper and card38.1%
Glass20%
Other materials14.9%
WEEE* and other scrap metals10%
Plastic8%
Metals4.1%
Textiles1.9%
IBA metal3.1%
Share of composition in percentage
Paper and card38.1%
Glass20%
Other materials14.9%
WEEE* and other scrap metals10%
Plastic8%
Metals4.1%
Textiles1.9%
IBA metal3.1%
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by Ian Tiseo, last edited Dec 12, 2018
This statistic shows the composition of dry recycling from households in England for 2017, by type. It shows that paper and card is by far the most common type of dry recycling waste, with 38.1 percent of the total share. Textiles only make up 1.9 percent of the share.
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