Dissolving a marriage, registered partnership of relationship of two people living together other than by death.
Municipal waste; quantitiesFigures
Amount of waste collected by the municipal authorities broken down by province, size class and degree of urbanisation
Order by which, until 22 June 2001, the obligation of living together was lifted while the marriage remained legally binding. Since this date the emphasis in this type of divorce has been more on the lifting...
Slightly more children experiencing parental separationArticles
In 2019, the share of minor children (under 18) witnessing their parents’ divorce or separation stood at 1.5 percent. This is equivalent to nearly 49 thousand children, 6.5 thousand more than in 1999.
Material of little value to the company that the company wants to dispose of (Environmental Management Act, C.1, art. 1.1). Exceptions are: radioactive waste; hazardous waste registered with the Dutch...
Other vegetable wasteOther
Residual vegetable matter derived from industrial processes (mainly paper manufacturing) or agriculture waste (straw, peelings from coffe beans and the like).
The non-biogenic fraction of industrial waste used for the production of energy.
Renewable municipal wasteOther
Municipal waste of vegetable or animal origin. This includes the biogenic fraction of mixed waste flows.
Tax on wasteOther
The tax on the presentation of waste for disposal to an institution, or waste disposal by the institution in which it was generated.
Energy from wasteOther
Heat produced by incineration of waste, combustion of wood and gas produced by fermentation of organic material.
How many water purification plants are there in the Netherlands and how much waste water do they purify?Other
Storage area for separating water and waste or for storing (polluted) sludge from the harbour.
CBS invents method to map European e-wasteOther
CBS has calculated annually produced e-waste quantities for all European countries.
More waste collected separately by municipalitiesArticles
In 2017, 57 percent of household waste was collected separately, versus 49 percent in 2007.
More plastic waste collected separatelyArticles
The volume of plastic waste collected separately has more than doubled from 6 million kg in 2006 to 13 million kg in 2008. The volume of plastic waste produced by households is estimated at 750 million...
Procedure petitioning a Dutch court to grant a divorce, a legal separation, an annulment of a marriage after a legal separation or an annulment of a registered partnership.
Urban waste water treatment per province and river basin districtFigures
Urban waste water treatment plants: number and capacity, influents, effluents and sewage sludge; results by province and river basin district