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grey/green recycling bags

Green / Grey Bag

Tip: Avoid smells by only placing clean items inside.

glass recycling


Glass is collected once a month from your doorstep, in most localities, or can be taken to Bring-In or Civic Amenity Sites at any time.

black garbage bag

Black Bag

Tip: Keep all recyclables out of the black bag – rinse and recycle.

white garbage bag

White Bag

Organic waste should be separated from other waste and placed in the white bag collected every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

hazardous waste disposal

Civic Amenity Site

Items such as medicines, batteries, light bulbs, electronics, polystyrene (in bulk), unemptied aerosal spray cans, paint, glue and mercury thermometers.

Bulky Refuse Services

A free service for collecting bulky refuse from your doorstep is available in most localities, or else you can take bulky items to a Civic Amenity Site.

waste management - recycling malta

Bring-In Sites

Another alternative is to separate waste into the four categories: Plastic, Paper, Glass and Metal, at Bring-In Sites situated in all localities around Malta and Gozo.

Do you have a business
or large organisation?

Find out about the different
procedures by downloading
our guidelines.