Waste Sorting in the Regions of the Czech Republic
|South Bohemia South Moravian Karlovy Vary Hradec Králové Liberec Moravian-Silesian Olomouc||Pardubice Plzeň Prague Central Bohemia Ústí nad Labem Vysočina Zlín|
In the Region of Vysočina people can sort paper, plastics and glass (coloured and colourless glass is collected separately in many municipalities). Collection of beverage cartons is gradually being introduced.
Various collection methods are used for municipal waste sorting. For instance, the methods of collecting waste in bins/containers and in bags differ each other it their technical aspects.
Basic waste commodities are collected separately using containers for sorted waste installed in the streets. See the List of Container Locations in selected towns of the Region of South Vysočina.
||of containers for sorted waste collection in the region|
|98||of citizens per one average* collection centre in the region|
|682||of municipalities in the region involved in the EKO-KOM system|
|45,0||kg of sorted waste (paper, plastics, glass and beverage carton) per citizen and year in the region|
*The average collection centre contains three containers (paper, plastic and composite glass)