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Waste, generated and treated

Official statistics of Sweden

The report contains descriptions and statistics on the generation and treatment of waste. Generated waste is reported for about 50 types of waste, hazardous and non-hazardous, for 18 sectors and households. The treatment of waste presents the amounts of waste that are recycled, incinerated and landfilled, for example.

These statistics are the responsibility of:
Swedish Environmental Protection Agency

Tables and graphs

Tables in the Statistical Database


Title Language Type Date
Waste in Sweden 2020 Swedish Report 2022-06-15
Waste in Sweden 2018 English Report 2020-06-15
Waste in Sweden 2016 Swedish Report 2018-06-14
Waste in Sweden 2014 Swedish Rapport 2016-07-06

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