Waste Management and Recycling

Recycling target

All recyclable waste must under no circumstances be put with the normal household waste or bulky waste.

Download the ecological calendar 2/2020

​That is why on May 5, 1998 the intercommunal Recycling Centre of Contern, Niederanven, Sandweiler and Schuttrange was taken into service.

The opening hours are:
• Monday: closed
• Tuesday - Thursday: 1:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
• Friday: 9:30 to 6:30 p.m.
• Saturday: 9:30 to 5:00 p.m.

The address is :

Um Landtrausch
Tel: 34 72 80 Fax: 34 72 81
Mail: info@ccn.lu

A local collection plan and a special waste pick-up service has been prepared and distributed to all households in the municipality.

Collecting glass and paper

Only for bottles, glass containers and old mixed paper.

Please follow the collection instructions and note the different collection days in different the localities.

Collection service for bulky waste

For Pickup Service please call the free number 800 2 94 94
A collection tax of € 12.50 is due

Pledge tax:
• 0 € per refrigerator / freezer
• 0 € by TV / PC screen

Washing machines, stoves, dishwashers and dryers are pledge free. Only the collection tax is due.
The collection happens every 1st Wednesday of the month up from 8:00 am.

Collection of bulky waste and scrap metal

For Pickup Service please call the free number 800 2 94 94
Registration Hours: Monday to Friday from 01:00 pm to 05:00 pm
Registration deadline: Friday before the date of collection.
Every bulky object must be provided with a sticker, available for 3€ at the town hall office.
The collection happens every 2nd Tuesday of the month

Collection of Household waste

You can, if necessary, put an additional household waste bag next to your gray garbage bin.
Such a bag can be bought at your municipal office for the amount of € 5 per bag.

Removal of organic waste

Follow the sorting advice of “MINETT- Kompost”.
In case of abuse, the bins will not be emptied.

• weekly from April to November
• from December to March every 2 weeks.

Collection of green waste (grass, leaves, shrubs and trees)

Mower cuttings must be separated from tall grass, shrubs and tree branches.
It is forbidden to add substances similar to household waste.

Opening hours of the green waste collection center "Senningerberg"
• Tuesday - Friday: 9:00 to 5:00 p.m.
• Saturday: 10:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Hazardous substances!

The SuperDrecksKëscht® fir Biirger, collecting hazardous waste, is active over the whole territory of Luxembourg – it is a free service at the disposal of the population.
With this service you have the option to separate hazardous waste and pollutants from household waste and deliver them separately.

All those different collection systems offer the opportunity to eliminate hazardous waste all by respecting the environment.

VALORLUX collection

Only for beverage cartons, PET bottles, HDPE vials, steel and aluminum containers (Info phone 34 72 80).