Ministry of Sustainable Development and Tourism of Montenegro announced that every citizen of Montenegro produces 525 pounds of waste annually, or 1.44 pounds on a daily basis.
As noted, in 2015 it generated 326,477 tons of municipal waste, which is 1.2 percent less than in the previous year. Collection services of municipal waste covered by 2.6 percent larger population than in the previous year, or 81 percent, but this percentage is mainly related to urban areas. Public utility companies collected 96.8 percent of the waste generated.
Also, built landfill in Podgorica and Bar, recycling centers in Podgorica and Herceg Novi, wastewater treatment vehicle in Podgorica, Berane, Cetinje, Niksic, transfer station in Kotor and Herceg Novi, recycling yards in Podgorica, Herceg Novi and Kotor, but the plant for treatment of medical waste in Berane.