- Top menu|Search

City of Yokohama, Resources and Waste Recycling Bureau

  1. Home
  2. Toward the citizen
  3. About separated collection
  4. Promotion business of separated collection

○Recycling of recyclable garbage which we collected separated by type

We introduce how recyclable garbage which Yokohama-shi collected separated by type was recycled. Some items can confirm flow of documentation with picture.

Item Summary Item Summary
Containers and packaging made of plastic It was used as plastic raw materials, and it was reproduced by chemical raw materials such as ammonia. Non-burnable garbage We were recycled to glass wool or metal raw materials.
Can We were recycled to canned aluminum or building material. Spray can We were recycled to canned aluminum or building material.
Bottle We were recycled by materials and roadbed materials of bottle. Dry cell We were recycled as zinc, metal raw materials including iron.
Plastic bottle We were manufactured to plastic bottle or textiles. Recycle paper We were recycled as newspaper, wood fiber every quality of paper including corrugated cardboard.
Small metal We were recycled as iron manufacture raw materials such as building material. Used cloth We were reused as used clothes and were recycled to felt.
Oversized garbage We were recycled as iron manufacture raw materials such as building material.

○Related information

List of  separated collection recycling companies (PDF: 125KB)PDF

The  separated collection item exploitation of resources processing results (PDF: 112KB)PDF

 Classification video picture delivery

 Please cooperate with "paper" and classification enforcement of "plastic"

 Classification one point of mio and Io