Generation of non-hazardous waste reached 16,054 kt in 2014 in Hungary, according to Eurostat. This is 2.85 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, generation of non-hazardous waste in Hungary reached an all time high of 23,296 kt in 2004 and an all time low of 15,610 kt in 2012. When compared to Hungary's main peers, generation of non-hazardous waste in Austria amounted to 54,596 kt, 22,233 kt in Czech Republic, 177,338 kt in Poland and 8,525 kt in Slovakia in 2014.
Hungary has been ranked 16th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of generation of non-hazardous waste, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.