Sustainable Development Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

Date created: 18 May 2020
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Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns : Inadequate waste management practices and restricted land availability are contributing to increased volumes of solid and hazardous wastes in the region; Organic waste constitutes approximately 44 per cent of the waste stream, and over 80 percent of ocean litter is derived from land-based sources; There is currently limited data on recycling rates and hazardous waste treatment in the Pacific, although these are identified as priorities for sustainable development.

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Version 3.0
DCAT Type dataset
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Publisher Name SPC
Topic Official Statistics