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June , 2012
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What a Waste: A Global Review of Solid Waste Management

Source: World Bank, Date: June , 2012

A new report by World Bank titled ‘What a Waste: A Global Review of Solid Waste Management’ estimates that today these amounts have increased to about 3 billion residents generating 1.2 kg per person per day (1.3 billion tonnes per year). By 2025 this will likely increase to 4.3 billion urban residents generating about 1.42 kg/capita/day of municipal solid waste (2.2 billion tonnes per year).

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