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Percentage of household waste sent for reuse, recycling and composting (annual) (46) Metric type

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http://id.esd.org.uk/metricType/46
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The percentage of household waste arisings which have been sent by the authority for reuse, recycling, composting or anaerobic digestion. This was previously collected as BVPI 82a and 82b in 2007/08. The numerator is the total tonnage of household waste collected which is sent for reuse, recycling, composting or anaerobic digestion. The denominator is the total tonnage of household waste collected. 'Household waste' means those types of waste which are to be treated as household waste for the purposes of Part II of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 by reason of the provisions of the Controlled Waste Regulations 1992. This was previously reported as NI 192.
modified
25 Feb 2019
also known as
  • NI 192 Percentage of household waste sent for reuse, recycling and composting
  • NI 82a(i) Percentage household waste recycled
  • NI 82b(i) Percentage household waste composted
short label
% household waste recycled
status
Live
output precision
2
polarity
a high value is good
measure
Percentage of household waste
dataset
Household waste sent for reuse, recycling and composting (annual)
collection
Municipal Waste Management Statistics
source
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
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