Dawn In The Surrey Hills

What happened to Surrey’s waste, 2019-20


Epsom and Ewell Borough Council


Waste typeWaste recycled (%) in UKWaste recycled (%) in Europe - known locationsWaste recycled (%) in Europe - unknown locationsWaste recycled (%) outside Europe - known locationsWaste recycled (%) outside Europe - unknown locationsUnknown locations% of total recycled waste
Electrical items100.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.2%
Food waste
100.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%17.5%
Food and drink cartons0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Garden waste
100.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%32.4%
Glass32.2%0.0%67.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%17.0%
Metal tins and cans100.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%1.6%
Other recycling0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Paper and card38.0%0.0%0.0%56.8%5.3%0.0%25.3%
Plastics100.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%5.7%
Textiles100.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.2%
% of total recycled waste sent to:72.8%0.0%11.5%14.4%1.3%0.0%100.0%

See also



Surrey’s target

70%

70% of Surrey’s waste should be recycled.