Living & Housing Recycling in Hamburg

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Recycling is a big topic in Germany, as it is one of the countries, who pays most attention on separating and recycling wastes to protect the environment. Therefore, waste is not only separated in residential houses and dormitories, but also at other public places such as train stations.

Cover: Recycling is well worth the effort! (Bild: Behörde für Umwelt und Energie) With the PDF brochure “Recycling is well worth the effort!” Hamburg’s cleansing department “Stadtreinigung Hamburg” provides useful information about recycling in Hamburg.

For further information and queries, you can contact Stadtreinigung Hamburg via e-mail ( or via the customer service hotline (040 25760).