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Indicator 12.5.1: National recycling rate, tons of material recycled
Target 12.5: By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse
|International organisations(s) responsible for global monitoring||
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
11.6.1, 12.4.2, 12.3.1, 14.1.1