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#### How many million tonnes of waste did the UK produce in 2018?

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The UK produced 225 million tonnes of waste in 2018.

#### In 2018 how much waste was produced by the construction and demolition industry?

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The construction and demolition industry produced 140 million tonnes of waste in 2018.

#### In 2018 the construction and demolition industry produced 140 million tonnes of waste out of a total of 225 million tonnes. What percentage of UK waste was produced by the construction and demolition industry in 2018?

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The construction and demolition industry produced 62.2% of the UK's waste in 2018. The calculation for this is 140/225 x 100.

#### How much waste was generated by households in 2018?

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27 million tonnes of waste was generated by households in 2018.

#### In 2018 households produced 27 million tonnes of waste out of a total of 225 million tonnes. What percentage of UK waste was produced by households in 2018?

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Households produced 12% of the UK's waste in 2018. The calculation for this is 27/225 x 100.

#### How much of all the food each person in the UK buys is estimated to be thrown away each year?

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Each person is estimated to throw away 10-15% of all the food they buy.

#### How much does food waste cost the average family in the UK each year?

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It is estimated that food waste costs an average family £800 per year.

#### On average, how much food is thrown away by each person in the UK?

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On average 69 kg/year of waste is thrown away by each person in the UK.

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#### Approximately, what percentage of all UK waste is not disposed of via landfill?

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45% is disposed of via landfill which means 55% is not disposed of via landfill.

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#### True or false? Fertiliser generated from anaerobic digestion can be used to generate electricity.

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Methane produced by anaerobic digestion can be used to generate electricity.

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#### True or false? China has completely banned importing plastic waste.

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China has stopped importing plastic waste unless it is totally clean.

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