Facts & Figures

Facts and Figures

Population: 4 436 000 mil.

Area: 87 661 km2

Population Density (2007): 78,4 inh/km2

GNP per inhabitant (2008): 15.632$

Household waste (2008): 1,45 mil. tons (327 kg/inh.a)

Packaging waste (2008): 0,3 mil. tons   (67 kg/inh.a)

DEPOSIT SYSTEM IS MANDATORY BY STATE
Responsability by producers & importers
The obligation occurs when a manufacturer places on the market more than the annual quantity of a specific type of packaging, namely:
• 800 kg glass;
• 300 kg paper, cardboard and multilayered packaging with predominantly paper – cardboard component;
• 100 kg metal;
• 100 kg plastic;
• 100 kg wood;
• 100 kg other packaging materials.