The amount of waste produced by the sites we regulate has been reduced by 18 per cent since 2005.
Reducing waste can save businesses significant amounts of money and reduce environmental impacts. We will continue to work with businesses to help them use resources more efficiently.
The amount of waste recovered and reused has increased from 37 per cent in 2000 to 66 per cent in 2010.
The total amount of hazardous waste produced in England and Wales reduced by 1.4 million tonnes (26 per cent) between 2000 and 2010. The amount going to landfill reduced by 1.5 million tonnes (75 per cent) over this time.
Waste produced by the industry we regulate
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