Infographic: Sydney Waste Removal and Recycling Statistics
Please see the infographic below, which includes details on waste and recycling in Sydney. For example, did you know that according to ABS stats, more than two-thirds of Australian adults are concerned about the accumulation and disposal of household waste? It is therefore important that rubbish be disposed of efficiently and in a way that is as environmentally friendly as possible.
Did you know that NSW produces more waste than any other Australian state? See the waste breakdown by state graphic below. On average every year each Australian throws out 330 kilograms of paper and 118kg of plastic waste?
The ABC’s series War on Waste shared some alarming statistcs about the excessive amounts of junk Australians produce. You can check out those stats here.