Across all local authorities in Wales…

2017/18

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63%
of waste was recycled
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£68m
saved by recycling instead of disposal
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292k
tonnes CO2 emissions was avoided

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Recycling rate, value saved and CO2 emissions avoided (in tonnes) based on Recycling rate based on 2017/18

Local Authority Map of Wales surrounded by recycling symbolWaste recycled
Blaenau Gwent56%
Bridgend69%
Caerphilly67%
Cardiff58%
Carmarthenshire64%
Ceredigion64%
Conwy64%
Denbighshire64%
Flintshire68%
Gwynedd60%
Isle of Anglesey72%
Merthyr Tydfil63%
Monmouthshire66%
Neath Port Talbot61%
Newport60%
Pembrokeshire57%
Powys60%
Rhondda Cynon Taf61%
Swansea63%
Torfaen61%
Vale of Glamorgan63%
Wrexham65%