Netherlands (red) Municipal waste Indicator: 516.2 Total Kilograms/capita 2018 Netherlands Kilograms/capita: Total Kilograms/capita 1999-2018 Netherlands (red), OECD - Total (black) Total Kilograms/capita 2018 Netherlands (red), OECD - Total (black) Water withdrawals Indicator: 8 093.4 Total Million m3 2018 Netherlands Million m3: Total Million m3 1998-2018 Netherlands (red) Total Million … Figure 5: Waste treatment, EU-27, 2004-2018. �Lj �86$� ���4��I���1i�����aFC�q�����f��\>UW�*���+(�8�.f��z!^������M"�mb�m�����b�ͪ~rw�Nz�S�t��8k�Wg�|�}�'Ҋ��`���l��N�u�.���:�3eO���@kf]��w�{:Ydظa"�՟���������z�I1���&�=[�Y���չ�x��S�ί�|�X�i��"�� @��$/� The recycling rate of municipal waste in the Netherlands increased over this period, from 49.1 percent in 2009 to 55.9 percent in 2018. This statistic shows the findings of a survey done on the frequency of fruits and vegetables waste in the Netherlands in 2016. The average Netherlands resident tossed about 41 kilograms of food into trash bins last year, which translates to a 15% decrease in food waste from 2010. These would otherwise be thrown away", ForFarmers director Stijn Steendijk said to Nieuwsuur. Statistics Netherlands (CBS) reports this based on a revised report about material flows in the Netherlands (‘Materiaalmonitor 2014-2016’), commissioned by PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency. �4#w�*�3��(` 4WiW When the Dutch respondents were asked whether they throw catering waste such as food waste in the correct waste bin, roughly 40 percent indicated that they throw food waste in the correct waste bin. Each consumer throws away 41 kilograms of food per year. In the Netherlands, for example, self and other water supply accounted for 3 183 million m³ of water use in 2018, while public supply only accounted for 132 million m³. It greatly influences our society in terms of the economy, animal welfare and ecology. Data and research on resource productivity and waste including environmentally sound management of waste, trade of recyclables, critical metals in mobile phones, transboundary movement of waste. "Just think how much that is per year! Food waste is still a massive problem in the Netherlands. The total quantity of food waste in the Netherlands in 2015 was between 1.77 and 2.55 billion kg. This waste goes on to be made into compost, and reused in gardens and agriculture. ;?/�� �)hH�� Recycling of materials for the production of raw input in production processes, contributes to the government target of realising a fully circular economy before 2050. Waste Statistics 2015 are based on data on primary waste generated in Denmark as reported to the Waste Data System (Affaldsdatasystemet - ADS) in the period 2013 to 2015, unless otherwise stated. For example, it covers the national objectives for the separate collection of waste and general principles for the use of instruments such as licensing and enforcement. The share of disposal in total waste treatment decreased from 54.1 % in 2004 to 45.8 % in 2018. Half of the plastic collected for recycling is exported to be treated in countries outside the EU. Further information on the waste statistics can be found in the relevant quality reports. The policy framework sets out the main points of waste policy. The company has around 90 factories where 200 trucks come to deliver waste items like whey, grain, potato peels, starch, corn, soy, bread and chocolate every day. Each sector plan describes the policy for the r… The source dataset is accessible here. Waste Statistics inthe Netherlands. 0 food waste. About a third of the total produced food ends up in the trash can. 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