KEY FIGURES

This was 2019

Recycling of household packaging waste in Belgium

Total recycling

727.000 ton

92,5 %

of household packaging marketed by members on the Belgian market

Glass

29 kg

PMD

15 kg

Paper-cardboard

17 kg

household packaging waste collected per inhabitant

11.431.406 Belgians

kerbside collection in

581 municipalities

98 %

of packaging was recycled in Belgium and neighbouring countries

Total cost Fost Plus system

185 million

financed through the sale of materials collected and the contributions of

4.727

member-companies

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