Household Waste per capita

Environmental Indicators :: Environmental Protection Agency, Ireland

In 2018, Ireland generated 1.58 million tonnes (Mt) of household waste; 1.53 Mt of household waste was managed and an estimate 50 Kt was unmanaged. The quantity of household waste managed in Ireland in 2018 equates to 315 kilograms per person.  There has been an overall increase in the amount of household waste managed per capita in Ireland since 2010. Ireland’s national waste statistics can be found here.

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Status for Indicator at Amber