In 2014

Overall waste production in Madeira stood at 191.0 thousand tonnes

According to the estimates provided by the Regional Directorate of Land Use Planning and Environment, the 2014 global production of solid waste in Madeira reached 191.0 thousand tonnes, up by 33.5 thousand tonnes over the previous year. This increase is related to the deposition of inert material which jumped from 19.3 to 54.0 thousand tonnes between 2013 and 2014.

The waste deposited in the solid waste treatment plant of Meia Serra rose by 2.5%, while the waste destined for recycling/valorisation outside the Region stood at 24.6 thousand tonnes.

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