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Dataset: Household Waste Recycling Rates, Borough
Provided by Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Updated 22 Mar 2021

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The dataset on this page is a cache of the dataset It is a snapshot of the dataset as it appeared on 31 Mar 2021 12:47 GMT. The current dataset could have changed in the meantime. Attribution: Contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence.

Table shows the proportion of collected household waste which is recycled or composted. Figures for 2004/5 were taken from the London Councils organisation as the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) do not list complete LA level statistics for this year. From 1998/99 to 2003/04 estimates for household waste recycling (including composting) rates are based on data supplied to the annual DEFRA Municipal Waste Management Survey. From 1998/99 to 2001/02 figures revised since previous publication. Recycling/composting rates for 1998-99 were first published in Annex A of "Guidance in Municipal Waste Management Strategies" published by DEFRA in March 2001 and 1999/00 rates in Annex B of the consultation paper on "Distribution of the 140 Million Waste Minimisation and Recycling Fund", available from The recycling rate is calculated as set out below. For Waste Collection Authorities (WCA) and Unitary A...

Dataset:Household Waste Recycling Rates, Borough
Provider:Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Licence:License information is derived automatically. Refer to source for license information before using this data.
Country:United Kingdom

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E09000001City of Lo...2003/048
E09000002Barking an...2003/045

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