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Circular Economy: Curious to learn more about it?


If you are interested in the Circular Economy topic is easy to find information almost everywhere as this topic has been very popular now. But if you are interested in the really reliable data from the “first hand”, there is no better source than Eurostat.

In the special section “Circular economy” you can find a plenty of interesting data and information. The section is divided into 3 parts:

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Circular economy: the flowMonitor the progress of your country: Explore Eurostat monitoring framework tool which will help you to easily evaluate your country's progress towards a circular economy by displaying all relevant indicators.
  • Discover the circular economy: The visualisation tool will help you to learn more about the circular economy in an easily-understandable and fun way.
  • Visualise flows of material resources: You can explore the simplified life cycle of materials in the EU from the beginning through to material processing to their different uses and final stages.

DIRECT ACCESS TO...

  • Indicators: The monitoring framework on the circular economy as set up by the European Commission consists of ten indicators, some of which are broken down in sub-indicators. The main groups are:
      • Production and consumption
      • Waste management
      • Secondary raw materials
      • Competitiveness and innovation
  • Tables
  • Publications

  • Policy context

  • Links

FURTHER TOPICS

  • Sustainable development goals: More information on sustainable development goals on Eurostat website dedicated section.
  • Waste statistics: All information and easy access to our data on waste, including topics such as generation and treatment of waste.

The whole Eurostat Circular Economy section is well structured and arranged, colourful, with infographics. It offers you many ways how to play with and learn something new. We are sure, you will like it. (and if not, we are sorry :-))




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Why with us

  • International team of experts

    Our team of more than 4,300 employees in 7 countries of CEE signs responsible for the smooth operation of all our services.

  • Waste as a resource

    Thanks to modern waste treatment solutions we give 650,000 tons of secondary raw materials a second life annually.

  • Just in time

    Nearly 1.25 million containers, skips and bins of all sizes and  1,300 trucks or special vehicles ensure secure and efficient collection and transport of all waste for further treatment.

  • Experienced service provider

    7 countries, 1,400 municipalities and 4.3 mil residents served, 21 joint-ventures with municipalities, 51,000 industrial clients. This is our brief profile.

FCC Environment CEE Group in figures

1,300 trucks and special vehicles

Over 1,250,000 containers and bins

73 collection yards

39 transfer stations

34 sorting plants

7 RDF (alternative fuels treatment)

6 splitting plants

14 mechanical biological treatment plants and/or composting

23 landfills

1 waste-to-energy-plant for household and commercial waste

1 incineration facility for hazardous waste

4.3 mil residents served

4.8 mil t/a of waste processed

7 countries

almost 51,500 industrial clients

Partner of 1,400 municipalities

21 joint-ventures with municipalities

more than 0.65 mil t/a SRM handled

200 GWh/a generated by W2E plants and landfills cogeneration units

3,669 km of streets cleaned

398 hectares of green areas maintained 

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FCC CEE Group has more than 10 years of experience in used clothes business
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300 to 400 kg of compost can be produced from 1 tonne of biodegradable waste
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Metals and glass are 100% recyclable
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In Europe, up to 90% of the green glass bottle is made of recycled glass
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More than 0,7 litres of base lube oil can be produced from 1,0 litre of used mineral oil and is being used for engine, transmission and hydraulic oils
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With the energy needed for productions of 1 drink can from bauxite, it is possible to produce 20 cans from recycled aluminium
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Recycling of 1 tonne of steel saves 1.100 kilograms of coal, and 55 kilograms of limestone
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Used paper can be recycled and used in fresh paper production up to 6 times
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Recycling 1 tonne of paper saves more than 2 tonnes of wood
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1 tonne of refuse-derived fuel produced by FCC CEE Group 600 kilograms of heating oil or more than 800 kilograms of stone coal
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Recycling of plastics saves limited virgin raw materials (crude oil and natural gas) and reduces energy consumption by 80 to 90%