Slovenia recycled almost 40% of all waste in 2018

Ljubljana, 4 July - Almost 3.6 million tonnes of waste was recycled in Slovenia in 2018, which is 38% of all waste generated in Slovenia or imported to the country. Another 43% of the waste or 4.1 million tonnes, mainly construction and demolition waste, was used for backfilling, the Statistics Office said.

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