Writing IELTS Task 1: Waste disposal in one European country (2005-2008)
The graph provides information about the amount of waste that people in one European country disposed of in 3 different ways such as landfill, burning and dumping at sea from 2005 to 2008.
It is clear that people in that country disposed of less waste during 3-year-period, as the graph illustrates a significant decrease in the amount of landfill rubbish.
The amount of garbage that is landfilled sharply decreased from 1800 million tonnes in 2005 to 600 million tonnes in 2008. On the other hand, burning waste slowly go up from500 million tonnes to 900 million tonnes in the same period.
While the landfill and burning methods had a different trend in the given period, the amount of rubbish that is dumped at sea experienced a stable trend between 2005 and 2008, at 600 million tonnes in 2005. The figure did not change much, remained at around 595 million tonnes after 3 years.