Data on the reuse, recycling and composting of municipal waste for October to December 2018.

Main points

  • Based on provisional data, the local authority municipal waste combined reuse/recycling/composting rate was 63% for the 12 months ending December 2018. This is the same percentage as it was for the 12 months to the end of December 2017.
  • In the October to December 2018 quarter, 61% of local authority municipal waste in Wales was reused/recycled/composted. This is the same percentage as it was when compared with the same quarter of 2017.
  • In the October to December 2018 quarter, the total amount of local authority municipal waste generated in Wales decreased by 2% compared to the same quarter of 2017. The tonnage decreased from 366 to 360 thousand tonnes.

Data

Datasets and interactive tools

Contact

Luned Jones

Tel: 0300 025 5055

Media

Tel: 0300 025 8099