Zero Waste Europe

Network of European Zero Waste Municipalities

Compare European Cities' Performance With Resource Recovery

Zero Waste Europe brings together and represents the European municipalities that have openly committed to the goal of continuously reducing waste generation and improving waste separate collection and hence redesigning the relationship between people and waste.

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Municipalities following the Zero Waste Roadmap

Svilengrad, Bulgaria

Commitment to work towards Zero Waste:
Yes

Population:
24813

Municipal Solid Waste generation:
2016
254.71 Kg per Capita
2017
250.23 Kg per Capita
2020
279.87 Kg per Capita

European average 2013: 481 Kg per Capita


Separate collection rate :
2016
2.41 %
2017
2.33 %
2020
90 %

European average 2013: 41%


Residual waste per capita per year:
245 kg
Joined ZW strategy:
2018/early 2019

Separate collection of organic waste:
No

Type of separate collection:
Door-to-door and street containers

Pay-as-you-throw?
No

What fractions are collected:

plastics, glass, metals, paper, garden waste, WEEE, batteries, ash



Notes:

Municipality of Svilengrad