Recycling in Europe infographic made by Statista (
This infographic made by Statista  shows that in terms of recycling there is a big difference between many countries in the European Union

Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium recycle respectively 62%, 61% and 56% of their waste, while Croatia, Malta, Romania and Bulgaria are the last countries of the list. 

In fact, Croatia is the fourth worst country, with only 8% of its recycled trash, while 92% ends up in landfill. 

Bulgaria is second last with just 6% recycled and Romania recycles only one percent of its trash. 

How can you explain this gap? 

Why don't some countries invest more in recycling

In which way should the EU encourage the European members to increase recycling? 

Do you recycle your waste?