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Waste generation

Tonnes

IndustryWaste generation 2018
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 962 100
Mining and quarrying 103 554 300
Mining and quarrying (excluding "other mineral wastes") 49 500
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products 702 100
Manufacture of textiles, wearing apparel and leather 16 100
Manufacture of wood and wood products 242 300
Manufacture of paper and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 1 520 000
Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 22 600
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products, pharmaceutical products, rubber and plastic products 331 800
Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products 175 500
Manufacture of basic metals and metal products 1 100 900
Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products, electrical equipment,machinery, motor vehicles and other transport equipment 906 800
Manufacture of furniture, other manufacturing and repair and installation of machinery and equipment 155 300
Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 1 903 500
Water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 237 400
Wate collection, treatment and disposal activities; materials recovery 7 214 600
Construction 12 383 200
Service activities 2 128 900
Wholesale of waste and scrap 604 800
Households 4 505 100
Total 138 667 600
Total (excluding "other mineral wastes") 35 163 000

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Source
SCB

Last updated
2020-06-15

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