Official Statistics of Finland

Waste statistics

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
Amount of municipal waste has not grown and recovery has replaced disposal at landfill sites
09 Jan 2019
Corrected on 11 January 2019. The corrections are indicated in red. 

Next release:
13 Jun 2019

Description: These statistics monitor changes in the volumes of waste, waste treatment methods and proportions of hazardous waste. The data are classified by main industry (including communities), and waste category or type. A limited amount of data are classified by region.
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Keywords: factory and trade waste, household waste, municipal waste, waste management, waste products, waste water.
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Change: Waste statistics databases are updated after the 15 June 2017 publication
15 Jun 2017
Database tables are updated with a delay, as soon as possible.

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Waste statistics [e-publication].
ISSN=2323-5314. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 24.5.2019].
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