The story of Ljubljana

The Slovenian capital was the first capital in Europe to declare the zero waste goal and, in 2014, separately collected 61% of its municipal waste. The city has committed to halving the amount of residuals and increasing separate collection to 78% by 2025.

How did Ljubljana manage to become the EU’s best performing capital when, 10 years ago, it had barely started implementing separate collection? Find out on our case study.

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Case studies