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 Disposal of biodegradable municipal waste on landfill (%)
Characteristic Description
Name Disposal of biodegradable municipal waste on landfill (%); Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Statistics Portugal, Urban waste statistics
First available period 2013
Last available period 2018
  • Data reference period
  • Geographic localization (NUTS - 2013)
  • MUNICIPAL WASTE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM:  Set of equipment and associated operations implemented in order to ensure appropriate final destination for waste produced by the population of one or more settlements.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
Formule [(0,55 * MW directly disposed off on landfill) + (0,59 * Refuses from MT landfilled)] / (0,55 * MW Total)
Measure unit (symbol) Percentage (%)
Power of 10  0
Last update date 27/12/2019

information presented in 14/8/2020