According to the results of 2018 Municipal Waste Statistics Survey applied to municipalities, it is determined that waste services are provided in all municipalities in İzmir. Turkey Statistical Institute (TSI), according to information given by the İzmir Regional Directorate of municipalities providing waste services in Izmir 2 132 thousand million tonnes of waste was collected.
The average daily waste collected per person was calculated as 1,36 kg
The average amount of waste per capita collected in three major cities was determined as 1,28 kg for Istanbul, 1,18 kg for Ankara and 1,36 kg for Izmir.
84,7 of municipal wastes sent to landfills in İzmir
2 million 132 thousand tons of waste collected in municipalities in İzmir were disposed of by disposing of 84,7 to landfills, 8,9 to recycling facilities and 6,5 to municipal waste dumps.