Page 58 - Material Flows of the Home Appliance Industry
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 If we look at home appliances, the current stock of materials in the EU is equal to 31,6 Mt of steel and 4,1 Mt of stainless steel, 12 Mt of plastics, 3,6 Mt of copper and 2,3 Mt of aluminium.
          31,6 Mt
of steel
4,1 Mt
of stainless
12 Mt
of plastics
3,6 Mt
of copper
2,3 Mt
of aluminium
    Aluminium
1,4 Mt 0,92 Mt 2,3 Mt
  Concrete
3,3 Mt -
3,3 Mt
  Copper
2,6 Mt 0,99 Mt 3,6 Mt
  Electronics
0,79 Mt 0,11 Mt 0,90 Mt
  Glass
3,2 Mt 0,14 Mt 3,3 Mt
  Plastics
8,8 Mt 3,2 Mt 12 Mt
  Polyurethane
2,1 Mt -
2,1 Mt
  Stainless
3,7 Mt 0,43 Mt 4,1 Mt
 Steel Other Total
Source: UNU-VIE SCYCLE calculations.
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28,6 Mt 2,9 Mt
57,3 Mt
2,9 Mt 1,2 Mt
9,9 Mt
31,6 Mt 4,1 Mt
67,2 Mt
Large appliances
Small apliances
Total
         

























































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