At a glance




every two weeks


blue Valorlux bags

Other types of collection

Recycling Centre

What goes in the bag?


New: plastic pots, plastic punnets and trays, plastic cups, plastic bags and plastic wrap

PMC (plastic bottles, metal packaging, drinks cartons, etc.)

Not accepted

polystyrene, paper, cardboard, glass, plastic toys, aluminium foil, bottles and containers of toxic waste, etc.

Where to pick up your blue bags

Residents can pick up blue Valorlux bags for free from 8 distribution points across the city, with a limit of two rolls per person.

If you need more than two rolls, or need bigger bags, please contact Valorlux directly.

Collection type

Main collection method

Other collection methods

Packaging must be sorted into the different types of waste accepted by the Recycling Centre. The Recycling Centre also accepts packaging that cannot be placed in Valorlux bags.

Talking trash: what goes where

Not sure what bin to use? Need help figuring out where to put something specific?
Check out our guide: Recycling A to Z.

the department

Contact details

48, route d'Arlon
L-1140 Luxembourg

Opening hours


from 8:00 to 16:00