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Considering the total number of home appliances placed on the EU market in 2016 and the
average composition derived from the analysis of more than 320 bills of materials and nearly 40 additional sources providing averages of a number of products, the following quantities of individual materials were used by the home appliance sector:
 Quantities of individual materials used by the home appliances sector
1,14 Mt
of plastics
0,33 Mt
of stainless steel
0,35 Mt 0,33 Mt
of copper of concrete
0,24 Mt
of aluminium
0,28 Mt
of glass
                    2,8 Mt
of steel

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