Regional waste management plan
The Waste Management Plan – Subplan for Municipal Waste from 2013 is based on statistical data from 2011 and refers to household waste, construction waste and comparable waste, including waste from industry, trade and commerce. Landfills of landfill classes III and IV therefore play no role in the analysis of municipal waste in Rhineland-Palatinate. For the landfill classes DK 0 to DK II, details on landfill volumes in 2011 and forecasts until 2025 are presented. The current landfill capacities and planned extensions are also presented. With 735,000 tonnes in 2011, mineral waste of landfill class I represents the largest volume to be landfilled in Rhineland-Palatinate – as in Germany as a whole.
Waste streams and landfill capacities according to the Waste Management Plan Rhineland-Palatinate - Subplan Municipal Waste 2013