ACCESS THE DATA
On this page you can access waste management and MWI (Mismanagement Waste Index) metrics by selecting a country and polymer of interest for you. We provide generic data for all countries, benchmark with other data sources, as well as polymer specific values for a growing number of countries.
Select Country / Polymer
Visualize generic data
Vizualize Best in Class Data
Download PLASTEAX reports
Below you can select a country and a polymer to visualise results. For all countries you can visualise generic datasets for "All plastics". For 8 countries with freely accessible best in class datasets you can visualise polymer specific datasets (e.g. Thailand, Vietnam, South Africa). More information on applications is provided in the report to download.
SELECT COUNTRY & POLYMER
GENERIC VALUES FOR ALL PLASTICS
PLASTEAX Generic Value
Generic value for All_plastics
Benchmark with average MWI from income level countries in the region
Other MWI sources for benchmark
Jambeck et al.
Lebreton & Andrady (2019)
Is there best in class available data for this country ?
Other Polymer / Application available for the country
PET, HDPE, LDPE, PP, PVC, Polyester, Synthetic rubber, Other
When Best in class data is not available, generic data is still displayed here, but only for the category "All_plastics"
Waste generation (kt/year)
Recycling rate of the collected
Recycling rate including imports
Export for recycling
Plastic leakage (kt/year)
Plastic leakage per capita (kg/year)
Funding for the dataset, if any
BEST IN CLASS PLASTEAX DATASET
Best in class dataset available ?
YES, you can access best in class data and report below
DETAILED COUNTRY REPORTS
PLASTEAX data reports are available for each country where best in class data is availble. Below you can access both the fully funded reports and the pay per access reports. If you are interested by a country that is not in the list, please contact us and we will make it happen.