Figures compiled on the total waste generated for the whole of the UK.
This release contains statistics on waste produced at a UK level. The topics covered in this publication are:
- Waste from households - UK and country level data (2010-14)
- Biodegradable municipal waste (BMW) sent to landfill - UK and country level data (2010-13)
- Recovery rate from non-hazardous construction & demolition waste – UK and England (2010-12)
- Waste arising from the commercial and industrial sector - UK and England (2012)
- Total Waste Generation and Final Treatment of Total Waste – UK and England (2010, 2012)
- Number and capacity of final treatment facilities - UK and England (2010, 2012)
- Packaging waste – UK (2012-13)
UK figures are compiled to comply with reporting requirements against the EC Waste Framework Directive, EC Waste Statistics Regulation, EC Landfill Directive and EC Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive.