SDG 12 · Indicator

Municipal solid waste


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The amount of waste collected by or on behalf of municipal authorities and disposed of through the waste management system. Waste from agriculture and from industries are not included.

Long-Term Objective

The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of .


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Municipal solid waste