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2020-3-13

I would like to know about garbage sorting.

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Answer

In Kawasaki City, currently, garbage is collected and sorted as follows.

Ordinary garbage
Recyclable (empty cans, PET bottles, empty glass bottles, used dry cell batteries)
Oversized garbage
Small metal articles
Mixed Paper
Plastic containers and packaging (commenced throughout the city from September 2013)

Newspaper, magazines, and cardboards are not collected by Kawasaki City.
Please use the local group collection service for recyclables.

Please refer to the following link for “Sorting and Disposal of Recyclable Materials and Garbage" about the details on sort of garbage.

Please also use our app for sorting garbage. With the app, we provide various kinds of information such as keyword search on recyclables and trash, alert function for you to make sure the collection schedule, tips, 3R Quiz, and more.

For More Informtaion, Please Contact

General Affairs and Planning Bureau, Crisis Management Office
1 Miyamoto-cho, Kawasaki-ku, Kawasaki City, 210-8577
Tel: 044-200-2795
Fax: 044-200-3972
E-mail: 17kiki@city.kawasaki.jp