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What percentage of municipal waste is recovered by material recycling?

EUOECD
 
Top group
Score
Material Recycling
10
South Korea
10.0
58.10
9
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Upper middle group
8
Germany
8.7
47.84
Slovenia
8.5
46.33
7
Australia
7.7
41.59
6
Belgium
6.5
34.21
Sweden
6.3
32.44
Switzerland
6.2
31.86
Ireland
6.0
30.83
 
Lower middle group
5
Luxembourg
5.6
28.48
Finland
5.6
28.20
Denmark
5.4
27.25
UK
5.4
27.22
Poland
5.2
26.22
Norway
5.2
26.07
Hungary
5.2
25.99
Italy
5.2
25.93
Austria
5.2
25.71
USA
5.2
25.68
Czech Rep.
5.2
25.63
Estonia
5.0
24.79
Netherlands
5.0
24.67
4
Lithuania
4.7
22.99
France
4.6
22.36
Iceland
4.5
21.39
Latvia
4.4
21.25
Japan
4.3
20.54
Bulgaria
4.1
19.09
3
Canada
3.9
17.92
Spain
3.7
16.82
Portugal
3.6
16.34
Croatia
3.6
16.28
Israel
3.5
15.68
Greece
3.5
15.61
New Zealand
3.5
15.30
Cyprus
3.2
13.32
 
Bottom group
2
Slovakia
2.2
7.60
Malta
2.1
6.73
1
Romania
1.9
5.67
Mexico
1.8
4.99
Chile
1.1
0.37
Turkey
1.0
0.00
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