Recypark

General guidelines

  • Before coming to the Recypark, please sort your waste according to the categories listed in the "Essential sorting rules" section below.
  • Bulk waste and household refuse are not accepted!
  • Some wastes are not free of charge. See the list of chargeable waste in the "Rates" section below.
     
Since March 25, services at Recypark Nord have been temporarily suspended for an indefinite period in order to refurbish our facilities.

Practical information

Practical details

  • You must be domiciled in the Brussels Region and present your identity card. 
     
  • You must use a vehicle with a total ground weight < 3.5t
     
  • You are allowed a maximum of 3 m³ of free waste, all categories combined, per day and per vehicle, except for waste for which you have to pay. 
     
  • Vehicles with a trailer and vehicles over 1.85 meters high must go to Recypark Humanité. 
     
  • You must sort your waste into the right categories beforehand. 
     
  • You must arrange the categories of waste so that they can easily be checked. 
     
  • The vehicle may only contain waste intended for the Recypark. 
     
  • Access will be refused to vehicles containing unsorted or refused waste. 
     
  • Payment may only be made by bank card (no cash). 
     
  • You must unload your own waste and transfer it into the appropriate containers yourself. 
     
  • Objects / waste may not be retrieved. 
     
  • Cyclists are allowed. 
     
  • Pedestrians are allowed as long as they are not motorists who leave their vehicle in the queue or in the visible surroundings to enter the Recypark on foot. 
     
  • No aggressive behaviour will be tolerated. In the event of insults or threats (verbal or physical), Bruxelles-Propreté reserves the right to refuse your waste and to take legal action. 
     
  • Please do not clean your vehicle on site after unloading.

Addresses

Recypark Buda

Avenue Antoon Van Oss 6, 1120 Brussels (near the Buda bridge)

Since March 25, your new Recypark Buda opened its doors.
 
Recypark Humanité

Boulevard de l’Humanité 350
1190 Forest

 
Recypark Sud

Boulevard de la Deuxième Armée Britannique 676 (opposite 671)
1190 Forest

 

Opening hours

Your Recypark are open every day of the year except public holidays:

  • 1 January
     
  • Third Sunday of september (Car Free Day)
     
  • 1 and 11 November
     
  • On 24 and 31 December closing at 3pm
    If either of these two dates falls on a Monday or a Sunday → closing at 6pm
     
  • 25 December
     

Opening hours

Mondayfrom 2.00 pm to 8.15 pm
Tuesdayfrom 9.00 am to 8.15 pm
Wednesdayfrom 9.00 am to 8.15 pm
Thursdayfrom 9.00 am to 4.15 pm
Fridayfrom 9.00 am to 4.15 pm
Saturdayfrom 9.00 am to 4.15 pm
Sundayfrom 2.00 pm to 8.15 pm

Tip!

  • Our Recyparks receive more visitors during the weekend and on Monday afternoon. During these moments, your visit will take more time.
  • On Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, we receive significantly less visitors.
  • On Sunday and Monday, the waiting times at the entrance are normally al lot shorter in the evening from 6 pm.

Rates

Per vehicle/per day:

  • A maximum of 3 m³ of waste, all categories combined: free except for waste for which payment is required, as listed below.
     
  • More than 3 m³ of waste, all categories combined: €121 incl. VAT.
3 mètres cubes

3 m³ is, for example :

1 shelf - bookcase: 0.51 m³.
5 classic boxes: 0.30 m³.
1 standing lamp: 0.14 m³.
1 single bed: 1.62 m³.
1 television cabinet: 0.42 m³.

Free sorted waste 

Paper 
Cardboard 
PMD packaging 
Glass bottles, jars and flasks  
Small and large household electrical appliances 
Ferrous and non-ferrous metals  
Corks 
Tyres without rims Max. 5 items 

Sorted waste for which payment is required 

Bulky household items €121 incl. VAT per vehicle/per day 
Plastic packaging (other than PMD) €121 incl. VAT per vehicle/per day 
Non-food styrofoam packaging €121 incl. VAT per vehicle/per day 
Hard plastic, e.g. flowerpots€121 incl. VAT per vehicle/per day 
Garden waste€90.75 incl. VAT per vehicle/per day
Bathroom fittings (toilets, sinks, washbasins, etc.) €3.03 incl. VAT /item
Frames€3.03 incl. VAT /item
Doors€3.03 incl. VAT /item
Construction wood €3.03 incl. VAT /item
Garden wood€3.03 incl. VAT /item
Beams€3.03 incl. VAT /item
Shutters€3.03 incl. VAT /item
Insulation€3.03 incl. VAT /item
PVC panelling, corrugated panels, etc. €3.03 incl. VAT /item
Marble slabs€3.03 incl. VAT /item
Pallets€3.03 incl. VAT /item
Construction glass€3.03 incl. VAT /item
Plaster in bags: scraps, boards (Gyproc type) and ceilings €4.48 incl. VAT / bag max. 20 kg / bag max. 20 bags Bag size: 50 x 80 cm
Bricks, brick fragments, pebbles, stones, gravel €4.48 incl. VAT / bag max. 20 kg / bag max. 20 bags Bag size: 50 x 80 cm
Concrete, cement €4.48 incl. VAT / bag max. 20 kg / bag max. 20 bags Bag size: 50 x 80 cm
Tiles, slabs, slates €4.48 incl. VAT / bag max. 20 kg / bag max. 20 bags Bag size: 50 x 80 cm
Saw dust€4.48 incl. VAT / bag max. 20 kg / bag max. 20 bags Bag size: 50 x 80 cm

 

Not to be brought in - Removal by our commercial service

Paint, waste oilAsk for a quotation: 0800/981/81 or pro@arp-gan.be 
Other chemical wasteAsk for a quotation: 0800/981/81 or pro@arp-gan.be
Neon lightsAsk for a quotation: 0800/981/81 or pro@arp-gan.be
BatteriesAsk for a quotation: 0800/981/81 or pro@arp-gan.be

Tip -Sharp objects / broken glass

For your own safety and for that of our staff, please observe the following instructions!

You can place your small sharp objects and broken glass (e.g. drinking glass, small mirror, bottle, jar, flask) in the Fuchsia bag, well wrapped to avoid injuring our workers

You can also bring them to the Recypark. Our different Recypark accept large broken glasses (e.g. large mirrors, glass panes, etc.).

 

 

Make sure that the lids of cans are placed fully within the cans. Put them in the blue commercial bag. 

Sorting rules to be respected

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Waste refused to professionals in our Recypark

The following waste is refused in your Recypark

Residual waste 

→ fuchsia bag or grey/black container

Medicines 

→ pharmacy

Beer kegs

→ To dispose of this waste, return to the supplier or contact Brussels Environment on 02/775.75.75  

Asbestos waste

→ To dispose of this waste, please contact the collection centres in the Brussels-Capital Region De Meuter or Renewi Belgium or contact Bruxelles-Environnement for more information: 02/775.75.75

Gas cylinders or cartridges, LPG tanks, helium cylinders 

→ To dispose of this waste, return to the supplier or contact Brussels Environment on 02/775.75.75

Nitrous oxide cylinders

→ To dispose of this waste, contact Renewi Belgium or Bruxelles-Environnement for more information: 02/775.75.75

Fireworks and other explosives, ammunition

→ To dispose of this waste, return to the supplier or contact Brussels Environment on 02/775.75.75

Laboratory products 

→ To dispose of this waste, return to the supplier or contact Brussels Environment on 02/775.75.75

Radioactive substances 

→ To dispose of this waste, return to the supplier or contact Brussels Environment on 02/775.75.75

Internal combustion engines 

→ To dispose of this waste, return to the supplier or contact Brussels Environment on 02/775.75.75

Car parts 

→ To dispose of this waste, return to the supplier or contact Brussels Environment on 02/775.75.75

Roofing materials

→ To dispose of this waste, return to the supplier or contact Brussels Environment on 02/775.75.75

Soil, sand, coal and soot 

→ To dispose of this waste, return to the supplier or contact Brussels Environment on 02/775.75.75

Stumps and trunks (trunk diameter > 30cm, length > 2m)

→ To dispose of this waste, return to the supplier or contact Brussels Environment on 02/775.75.75

Truck tyres

→ www.recytyre.be

Commercial electrical appliances

→ www.recupel.be

Paint, waste oil

→ Removal by our commercial service. Ask for a quotation: 0800/981/81 or pro@arp-gan.be

Other chemical waste

→ Removal by our commercial service. Ask for a quotation: 0800/981/81 or pro@arp-gan.be

Neon lights

→ Removal by our commercial service. Ask for a quotation: 0800/981/81 or pro@arp-gan.be

Batteries

→ Removal by our commercial service. Ask for a quotation: 0800/981/81 or pro@arp-gan.be

Light bulbs and lamps

    Tips

  • Bring energy-saving bulbs in a bag

Accepted 

  • Energy-saving lamps (energy-saving bulbs and tubes) max. 10 items 
  • LED lamps

Refused 

  • Incandescent bulbs, halogen lamps → fuchsia bag or grey/black container (well wrapped)

Wood

Tips

The different types of wood (simple wood, treated wood, rotten wood) must be sorted separately into specific containers at the Recypark.

Accepted 

  • Boards, doors, beams, etc. 
  • Furniture (disassembled) 
  • Chipboard, veneer wood (even covered with plastic) 
  • Wooden frames and shutters 
  • MDF, laminate flooring 
  • Treated wood
  • Rotten wood

Corks

Accepted 

  • all clean and dry corks: wine, champagne, cider, etc.

Refused

  • Metal or plastic caps and lids → blue commercial bag or container
  • Other caps → fuchsia bag or grey/black container

Bricks and brick fragments

Tips

  • See list of refused waste 
     
  • Please sort your waste so that it is presented without other waste such as wood, plastic or metal. Example:
     
    • The toilet must be presented without its seat or plastic flush.
       
    • The sink must be presented without its taps.
       

Accepted 

  • Rubble, gravel, pebbles, bricks, stones 
  • Tiles, slabs, etc. 
  • Concrete, cement 
  • Earthenware 

Refused

  • Plaster 
  • Gyproc 
  • Ytong block 

    → Recypark or on-demand collection service (0800/988 77)

Cardboard

Tips

  • Clean and dry

Accepted 

  • Cardboard boxes 

Refused 

  • Empty binders, plastic film, soiled cardboard → fuchsia bag or grey/black container
  • Plastic film, bags and sacks → blue commercial bag or container

Garden waste

Accepted 

  • Branches, leaves, flowers, weeds, plants 
  • Hedge and shrub trimmings, grass clippings

Refused 

  • Trunk diameter > 30cm, length > 2m → see list of refused waste
  • Gravel, crushed stone, bricks, brick fragments → in fraction "Bricks and bricks fragments"
  • Soil → see list of refused waste

PMD packaging

Tips

  • Well emptied, drained or scraped out 

Accepted 

  • Plastic bottles, film, bags and sacks
  • Metal food packaging 
  • Drinks cartons

Refused 

Packaging:

  • For insecticide, herbicide, antifoam, rat poison, etc. 
  • For motor oil, paint, lacquer or varnish 
  • With child safety cap 
  • With at least one of the following pictograms: → Recypark or request a quote
  • Picto "Dangereux à long terme" : carré sur pointe à bord rouge avec buste et symbole de dégradation cellulaire
    Long term health hazard
  • Ancien picto "Toxique" : carré orange et noir avec symbole de tête de mort
    Toxic
  • Picto "Toxique" : carré sur pointe à bord rouge avec symbole de tête de mort
    Toxic

Bulk items

Accepted 

  • Furniture and decorative objects (tables, mattresses, armchairs, carpets, etc.) 
  • Other objects (plastic frames and shutters, Pyrex, vitroceramic glass, stove glass, etc.) 

Refused 

  • Chemical waste → Recypark or request quote
  • Empty paint cans → Recypark 

 

Styrofoam

Tips

  • Without cardboard, without plastic film 

Accepted 

  • Styrofoam packaging

Refused 

  • Food packaging styrofoam → fuchsia bag or grey/black container

Mineral oils and other household chemical waste

Tips

  • Maximum 5 litres (container volume) regardless of the waste 
  • In a closed and identified package (full or empty) 
  • Syringes in a special container available in pharmacies

Accepted 

  • Cleaning, DIY, gardening, car products, etc. 
  • Fire alarms, fire extinguishers, lighters, printing products, x-rays, syringes, thermometers 
  • Mineral oil: engine oil
 

Vegetable oils

Tips

  • If possible in their original packaging 
  • Maximum 10 litres (container volume) 
  • In a closed and identified package

A déposer

  • Frying oil and fat    

Metal

Accepted 

  • Ferrous and non-ferrous metals 
  • Metal frames and shutters 
  • Metal gutters and pipes 

Refused 

  • LPG tanks, gas cylinders, internal combustion engines → see list of refused waste 

Pallets

Tips

  • Without cardboard, without plastic film 

Accepted 

  • Wooden pallets 

Refused

  • Plastic pallets → in fraction "Hard Plastic"

Paper

Tips

  • Clean and dry
  • Binders: separate paper from binder

Accepted 

  • Newspapers, magazines and leaflets 
  • Books
  • Letter and printer paper 
  • Paper bags

Refused 

  • Empty binders → fuchsia bag or grey/black container
  • Wallpaper, plastic film → fuchsia bag or grey/black container
  • Plastic film, bags and sacks → blue commercial bag or container

Paints

Tips

  • Maximum 30 litres (volume of container) 
  • In a closed and identified package (full or empty)

Accepted 

  • Leftover paint, varnish, glue, resin, silicone, etc.

Small and large household electrical appliances

Tips

  • Appliances must not contain batteries or bulbs 
  • Fridges and freezers must be empty 
  • Fryers must be free from fat or oil

Accepted 

  • Vacuum cleaners, toasters, coffee machines, hair dryers, waffle makers, blenders, light fixtures, fryers, etc.
  • Washing machines, dishwashers, tumble-dryers, extractor hoods, ovens, microwave ovens, stoves, refrigerators, freezers, etc. 

Refused 

  • Commercial appliances → see list of refused waste
  • Plastic film → blue commercial bag or container.

Batteries

Tips

  • Bring your batteries in a small bag (not in bulk)

Accepted 

  • Batteries, car batteries 

Plasterboard

Tips

  • See list of refused waste 

Accepted 

  • Bagged plaster waste 
  • Gyproc

Refused

  • Cellular concrete
    → Recypark or on-demand collection service (0800/988 77)

Hard plastic

Accepted 

  • Toys, garden furniture
  • Flower pots
  • Plastic pallets 
  • PVC gutters, pipes and panelling 

Refused 

  • PMD packaging → blue commecial bag or container
  • Car parts → see list of refused waste
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Tyres

Accepted 

  • Rimless car tyres
  • Bicycle tyres with rim (in metal container)
  • Rimless bicycle tires (in bulky container)

Refused

  • Car tyres with rims → contact your garage 
  • Truck tyres → RECYTYRE → see list of refused waste 
  • Inner tubes → fuchsia bag or grey/black container
Textiles

Textiles

Accepted 

  • Clothes 
  • Shoes (paired!) 
  • Leather 
  • Other textiles (curtains, bath towels, tablecloths, bedsheets, etc.) 

Refused

  • Dirty, wet and/or damaged textiles → fuchsia bag or grey/black container

Food glass

Accepted 

  • Bottles, jars, flasks

Refused 

  • Mirrors, panes, laminated glass (windscreens) → see fraction "flat glass" 
  • Pyrex → Recypark or fuchsia bag or grey/black container (well wrapped)

Flat glass

Accepted 

  • Mirrors, panes, laminated glass (windscreens, etc.)

Refused 

  • Food glass → green container
  • Pyrex → Recypark or fuchsia bag or grey/black container (well wrapped) 
  • Vitroceramic glass, stove glass → see fraction "Bulk Items"