Which Country Recycles The Most?

Which country produces the least amount of garbage?



French Guiana.

Annual waste produced: 65,000 tons.

Costa Rica.

Annual waste produced: 71,000 tons.

Burkina Faso.

Annual waste produced: 128,000 tons.


Annual waste produced: 209,000 tons.


Annual waste produced: 212,000 tons.


Annual waste produced: 217,000 tons.More items…•.

What country has the most garbage?

Kuwait1. Kuwait. Kuwait is number one in the world at producing the most waste, generating 5.72 kilograms per capita per day of MSW. Its trash accumulation owes itself to the country lacking proper landfills to dispose of all the waste.

What is meant by zero garbage?

“Zero Waste: The conservation of all resources by means of responsible production, consumption, reuse, and recovery of products, packaging, and materials without burning and with no discharges to land, water, or air that threaten the environment or human health.” Last updated December 20th, 2018.

Has Sweden run out of garbage?

Sweden has come so far in recycling and environmental policy that the country has actually run out of trash, headlines across the world claim. … Sweden imports around 1.3 million tonnes of rubbish each year, most of it from Norway and the UK, and has long been hailed for its efficiency in handling waste.