Recovered materials

Posted on 18.05.2020

Waste disposal and recycling

Container parks
Container parks are available to inhabitants. Consult the site to know which park is in your municipality. You can have access on showing your identity card.

Belgium is amongst the leaders in Europe. Recovered material is reused in many applications such as batteries, roofs, pipes, the galvanising industry and even road construction.

Recupel has collected nearly 38.122.530 electrical appliances in 2017. The number of kg. collected per inhabitant is 9,8 kg/ inhabitant. With regard to the reuse of electrical appliances, Belgium is equally at the forefront with more than 4 million appliances reused in 2017. Recupel’s ambition is to evolve towards a circular economy where old material is transformed into new raw material.

!! Bring your e-waste and and used light bulbs to Recupel !!