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Global share of waste disposal and treatment by method 2016

Distribution of municipal solid waste treatment and disposal worldwide in 2016, by method

Global share of waste disposal and treatment by method 2016 This statistic represents the breakdown of municipal solid waste disposed worldwide in 2016, broken down by disposal method. In this year, the some 13.5 percent of global waste was recycled. Disposal practices vary significantly by region and income level.
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Distribution of municipal solid waste treatment and disposal worldwide in 2016, by method

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This statistic represents the breakdown of municipal solid waste disposed worldwide in 2016, broken down by disposal method. In this year, the some 13.5 percent of global waste was recycled. Disposal practices vary significantly by region and income level.
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