Waste Atlas is a crowdsourcing free access map that visualizes municipal solid waste management data across the world for comparison and benchmarking purposes.
Waste Atlas is made with the contribution of scientists from different countries and the utilization of published data. Any contribution is more than welcomed but the figures published are firstly checked for mistakes or inconsistencies.
Waste Atlas already includes data for:
- 162 Countries ( total 1,825,463,704 tn/yr or 97% of the Global Waste Generation )
- 1633 Cities
- 796 Sanitary Landfills
- 46 Dumpsites
- 97 MBT units
- 72 Biological Treatment
- 700 WtE plants