Greek environmental consciousness

Percentage of waste recycled or composted or other:
Netherlands 65
Austria 59
Germany 58
Belgium 52
Sweden 41
Denmark 41
Luxembourg 36
Spain 35
Ireland 31
Italy 29
Finland 28
France 28
UK 18
Greece 8
Portugal 3

Household Recycling:


  • Report from the Institute for Public Policy Research (ippr) and Green Alliance, from IPPR website accessed 2006 Sep 23. “The figures for municipal waste management in the European Union are taken from 2003/4 statistics as they are the most recent comparable figures”.
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    Author: Kallia Katsampoxaki-Hodgetts

    EAP/ESP lecturer and instructor Academic Writing Specialist School of Science and Engineering University of Crete Tel. (0030) 2810 545102 Office Γ301, Chemistry Department Panistimioupoli Vouton, Heraklion, Crete, 71003

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