WEEE statistics for Ireland 2020
The Irish Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) waste data release, 14th September 2022.
This data release presents the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) statistics for Ireland for 2020. In 2020, a record 64,856 tonnes of WEEE was collected in Ireland for treatment, the highest quantity ever recorded in the State. Ireland surpassed all EU targets for recycling and recovery of WEEE in 2020. However, for the second year Ireland fell short of meeting the new WEEE collection target of 65%, achieving a collection rate of 60% in 2020, down from 61% in 2019.