What country is the best at recycling?
Germany. Germany is leading the way in waste management and recycling. With the introduction of their recycling scheme the country has been able to reduce their total waste by 1 million tons every year. Germany recycles 70% of all waste produced, this is the most in the world.
How much of the world is recycled?
Even though most of it can be recycled or composted, the majority is still dumped in landfills. Only about 13% is recycled on the global level.