Gothenburg will receive floating recycling center this fall

Gothenburg will receive floating recycling center this fall

If you live in the vicinity of the river, you will not need to take the car to a recycling center from the autumn. Now it comes to you - in the form of a barge with containers that add to five quays between Älvsborgsbron and Götaälvbron

Eriksberg on the northern river bank is one of five places where the floating recycling center will add. Picture: City of Gothenburg

The floating recycling center (ÅVC) will receive virtually everything that a regular ÅVC receives, that is, combustible and non-combustible coarse waste, hazardous waste and electronics. It will also receive things for reuse, in collaboration with Emmaus. However, you will not be able to leave soil and garden waste, as the ÅVC barge has limited load capacity.

Read more (in swedish) at The City of Gothenburg