How to sort your trash

5. Oversize items

For example, furniture, scrap metal, etc.   Pictogramme déchets encombrants   Pictogramme ferraille

Voluminous and often heavy, these objects must not be left just anywhere at any time.

Warning : Appliances and electronics are not included in this category.

  • Collection: Most Geneva municipalities collect oversize items and scrap metal. Some provide regular pickup on set dates, others provide on-call pick-up. Inquire with your municipality. Oversize items can also be taken to a cantonal recycling center.

Don't forget that items in good condition can also be donated to charity or sold or donated online.

More information about disposal of oversize wood items and oversize metal items



Last updated
5 October 2023

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