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Table 6 Most relevant sustainability indicators for the different scenarios (own elaboration)

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

Indicator 2007 Target BAU CR MI
Waste fraction recovered as material or energy (%) 13.9 36 31 43 20
Income level of informal workers in relation to individual household income (%) 76 100 113 154 -
Amount of mixed waste pre-treated to reduce biodegradable content in relation to total mixed waste (%) 0 50 0 19 0
Greenhouse gases emitted during waste management (kgCO2eq person−1 year−1) 143 71 235 153 296
Costs of MSW management in relation to GDP (%) 0.22 0.30 0.16 0.17 0.16