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Garbage and recycling


<my town Kanagawa manner violation sweep strategy>

The government takes measures of cleaning of littering garbage, illegally parked bicycle, illegal parking with all of inhabitant of a ward, companies all at once and, at Kanagawa Ward government office, carries out "our town Kanagawa manner violation sweep strategy" every year.

<collection of garbage day of your town>

About collection of accumulation places day in Kanagawa Ward, look at Resources and Waste Recycling Bureau homepage "collection of Kanagawa Ward day".

About garbage separation, reduction, we plan enlightenment.

※About collection day of recycle paper, used cloth, there is area enforcing local recyclables collection .

  For more details, please confirm with "collection day seal" of home collection site 

<separation, how to put out garbage and resources>

Garbage of home origin


Business activities waste

<application for oversized garbage>

Application to Oversized Garbage Reception Center

Application from this Oversized Garbage Reception Center (to page of Resources and Waste Recycling Bureau)

[reception hours]  From Monday to Saturday (including holiday) from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

※  On the next day on the morning and holiday on Monday and Tuesday, telephone is crowded.

    You put off time, and please call.

    In addition, we clear up at the end of the year, and application for oversized garbage is crowded for moving in 2.3 month.

    I would like application early.

Application method from the Internet

Internet receptionist (year round), please click this.

<illegal dumping of garbage>

Engineering works office, Resources and Waste Recycling Bureau office take related organizations and cooperation, and, about thing dumped in public roads illegally, they support.

In addition, illegal dumping is crime. Let's make in beautiful town which does not let you do illegal dumping together.

<tortoise Taro 3R dream operation (reducing reuse recycling)>

[approach of Yokohama-shi]

 Promotion of exploitation of resources

 By Yokohama G30 plan, we advocated aim to reduce quantity of garbage of 2010 by 30% in comparison with 2001 and we collaborated with citizen, companies and wrestled for classification, recycling and achieved aim ahead of schedule for five years.
  Evolve this success more, by new plan "Yokohama 3R dream (slim) plan," is more than 10% reduction with total discharge of garbage and resources in standard in more than 3%, 2025 in 2013 in 2009. Furthermore, with discharge of greenhouse gas accompanied with refuse disposal, we aim at reduction more than 50% more than 10% in 2025 in 2013.

[approach of Kanagawa Ward]

  We promote 3R (reducing reuse recycling) based on 3R dream plan.
  3R dream plan brochure

1 reducing Reduce "reducing garbage itself"
  [, e.g.,]
  ・My exercise
   My hashi is my background my bottle motion.
   We decline unnecessary shopping bag. When you are necessary, purchase necessary thing.
2 reuse Reuse    What "we use repeatedly many times"
  [, e.g.,]
  With a choice of thing usable for a long time, let's reduce unnecessary thing.

"Preparing recyclable garbage into new product, and changing" 3 recycling Recycle
  [, e.g.,]
  You separate garbage which has appeared definitely, and make resources of new product.

There is environmental business promotion committee in your town!

With environmental business promotion committee

The mayor entrusts with environmental business promotion committee based on recommendation from Neighborhood Association, Neighborhood Associations to promote 3R activity of Reduce, Reuse, Recycle for de-warming and beautification of town in area.

We keep area neatly and take role of leader promoting garbage separation and exploitation of resources. We promote "reducing" (outbreak restraint) in Yokohama 3R dream in particular and work on 3R activities for de-warming by garbage reduction in area.

[about local beautification activity support]
We support collections of garbage which appeared by rental of cleaning tool and offer, local cleaning in Yokohama-shi.
Please consult with ward office Regional Promotion Division or Resources and Waste Recycling Bureau Kanagawa office by all means.

<No Smoking district (No Smoking district is in Kanagawa Ward.)>

No Smoking district (six places of cities)

As for the Kanagawa Ward, JR Higashi-Kanagawa Station and around Keihin Electric Express Nakakido Station become prohibition district. (March, 2009 designation)

Position of No Smoking district and smoking area around Higashi-Kanagawa Station, Nakakido Station

[contents of approach]

Designation of No Smoking district


 In the beautification promotion important point district, we appoint district admitted that it is necessary to prohibit smoking at outdoor public place as No Smoking district.

 In addition, it is included in this "smoking" other than "smoking" "to have cigarette with fire".

Penal regulations to violator


 We inflict penal regulations (correctional fine of 2,000 yen) on violator in No Smoking district.


<reuse furniture, reuse library, reuse tableware>

[with reuse furniture]

In Resources and Waste Recycling Bureau Kanagawa office, we promote reducing (outbreak restraint) in "Yokohama 3R dream (slim) plan" and push forward approach to reduce garbage and discharge of recyclable garbage. Therefore, from furniture taken out as oversized garbage, we always display thing which we can still use in Kanagawa office and it is free and establishes "reuse furniture" to provide to citizen's.
Reuse furniture 

   In detail to Resources and Waste Recycling Bureau Kanagawa office

[with reuse library]     To page of City of Yokohama, Resources and Waste Recycling Bureau reuse library

"Reuse library" to have book which became unnecessary at home, and to provide to citizen's everybody gratis,
We establish in Kanagawa library, Kanagawa Ward government office, Resources and Waste Recycling Bureau Kanagawa office.

[with reuse tableware]    To page of City of Yokohama, Resources and Waste Recycling Bureau reuse tableware

It is tableware which washes, and is usable repeatedly.
In substitution for container disposable in events to provide eating and drinking
We can strongly reduce appearing garbage by events by using.



   To page of common question

Counter in charge Regional Promotion Division The fifth floor of the main building 505th window Telephone 411-7091
FAX 323-2502

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