Main partners:

  • OVAM – Flemish Waste Management Agency

Localisation: Flanders (BE)

Population: 6,444,000 inhabitants (2015)

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Incineration and landfil policy in Flanders

Action leader(s)

Flemish government


The Flemish Government implements incineration and landfill restrictions. As a result, landfilling of bio-waste, unsorted waste, separated waste suitable for recycling and combustible waste are banned. Incineration of separated waste streams and unsorted waste are also banned.