Main partners:

Associació de Municipis Catalans per a la Recollida Porta a Porta

Localisation: Catalonia (ES)

Population: 7,570,000

Categories:
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Door-to-door separate collection in Catalonia

Action leader(s)

ARC - Catalan Waste Agency

Summary

In door-to-door selective collection (D-t-D) the waste owner (households, commerce) places Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) streams separated at source outside the front door for municipal collection services, according to a collection schedule for each waste stream.