RezeroLab Data

Low levels of residual fraction

Data from Catalunya

Low levels of residual fraction collection usually go hand in hand with high levels of selective collection or low waste generation per capita. This indicator is, therefore, a positive sign of a municipality’s progress towards zero waste.

Evolution of the number of municipalities in Catalonia that collect less that 120 kg of residual fraction per capita

Source:Catalan Waste Agency

In 2022, 172 Catalan municipalities had a residual fraction generation of less than 120kg/inhabitant/year. Even so, they only represent 18% of the total Catalan municipalities and 6% of the Catalan population..