Swedes threw away almost half a tonne of trash per person in 2017

Swedes threw away almost half a tonne of trash per person in 2017

The amount of trash being thrown away has increased in Sweden, with almost half a tonne (473 kilograms) of household waste per person in 2017 – an increase of 2.5 percent.

Sweden’s rat problem hits new heights

Sweden’s rat problem hits new heights

Stockholm waste collector strike finally comes to an end

Stockholm waste collector strike finally comes to an end

Rubbish ‘chaos’ avoided as Stockholm collectors’ strike rolls on

Rubbish ‘chaos’ avoided as Stockholm collectors’ strike rolls on

Swedish court orders striking waste collectors to return to work

Swedish court orders striking waste collectors to return to work

Stockholm waste collectors quit as strike hits one-week mark

Stockholm waste collectors quit as strike hits one-week mark

Stockholm waste collector strike continues as trash starts to pile up

Stockholm waste collector strike continues as trash starts to pile up

Nordic nations scrap over household waste

Nordic nations scrap over household waste

Swedish illegal waste exports rife: customs

Swedish illegal waste exports rife: customs

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Sweden breaks trash record

Lawsuit looms for garbage strikers

Lawsuit looms for garbage strikers

Garbage workers call off strike

Garbage workers call off strike

Stockholm museum makes history of garbage

Stockholm museum makes history of garbage

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Illegal trash exports from Sweden put Africa at risk

Swedish police seek unknown garbage buff

Swedish police seek unknown garbage buff

Swedish town to dig up, sort 40-year-old rubbish

Swedish town to dig up, sort 40-year-old rubbish