Go to Statistics Portal

DISPOSAL OF WASTE

Statistics Directorate    
French Equivalent: Evacuation des déchets

Definition:
Disposal of waste refers to waste elimination techniques comprising landfills, containment, underground disposal, dumping at sea and all other disposal methods.

Source Publication:
Glossary of Environment Statistics, Studies in Methods, Series F, No. 67, United Nations, New York, 1997.

Statistical Theme: Environmental statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Monday, November 05, 2001