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Overview of e-waste related information

Population(total inhabitants in million)20125.58IMF WEO
Purchasing Power*(USD per Inhabitant)201237,739IMF WEO

EEE Put on Market*(kg per inhabitant)201222.3UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
(total in metric kilotonnes)2012124UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
E-waste Generated*(kg per inhabitant)201424.0UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
(total in metric kilotonnes)2014135UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*

E-waste Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidance

Number of E-waste Regulatory Instruments  3 Regulatory Instruments
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Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidance
Denmark: On the Environmental Protection Act, Executive Order 966/2017Icon green

Icon green Denmark: Shipments of Waste and Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE), Statutory Order 132/2014
Denmark: Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Management, Order No. 130, 2014Icon green