1. By value, the market for controlled waste management is estimated at just under £10bn in 2016.
  2. EfW, landfill and other non-hazardous waste treatment & disposal services are estimated to account for up to 45% of industry revenues.
  3. It is estimated the largest overall revenue stream for waste management contractors is the non-municipal sector.
  4. The top 5 companies represent over 40% of the turnover in the industry.
  5. Almost 50% of CIW is recovered for recycling, with the retail & wholesale industry accounting for around 25% of the total.

These facts have been extracted from the ‘Waste Management Market Report – UK 2017-2021 Analysis‘ which is available to purchase now.