Localisation: Freistadt (Austria)

Population: 64.779 (27.160 Households) (2008)

Categories:
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Farm composting in Freistadt

Action leader(s)

Freistadt municipality

Summary

Since 1992, in Austria the bio-waste from households is partly collected and partly composted at home. It is estimated that 800.000 tons of bio-waste is composted at household level.