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Table 4 MSW management data for 2007 and the different scenarios (adapted from[18]and own elaboration)

From: The potential of a sustainable municipal waste management system for Santiago de Chile, including energy production from waste

  Population (million) MSW flow (million Mg) MSW flux (kg person−1day−1)
Base situation (2007) 6.7 2.9 1.2
Business as Usual 8.0 5.6 1.9
Collective Responsibility 7.6 4.9 1.8
Market Individualism 8.3 6.1 2.0