60.6% separated waste collection on average
In 2017, Iren Group managed 2,015,568 tonnes of waste, 588,152 tonnes of which were special waste, 690,266 tonnes of non-separated urban waste and 733,105 tonnes of separated waste collection.
The average of separated waste collection across the area served by the Group came out at 60.6%, compared to the national average of 52.5%, a figure that exceeds the objectives set for 2025 by the European Union’s Circular Economy Package.
The percentage of separated waste collection reached in 2017 reflects a continuous growth trend. Specifically, the results by local area are:
- Province of Parma 78.4%;
Province of Piacenza 59.0%;
Province of Reggio Emilia 69.8%;
Province of Vercelli 67.2%.
Waste from separated waste collection by method (t)