Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 38


  • Section: E - Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
  • Division: 38 - Waste collection, treatment and disposal activities; materials recovery


This Division is divided into the following Groups:

  • 381 - Waste collection
  • 382 - Waste treatment and disposal
  • 383 - Materials recovery

Explanatory note

This division includes the collection, treatment, and disposal of waste materials. This also includes local hauling of waste materials and the operation of materials recovery facilities (i.e. those that sort recoverable materials from a waste stream).

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