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Help out with the Clean-up Days 2020

Published: 12 August 2020Modified: 7 September 2020

Do you have old items you would like to get rid of? Turn them in during clean-up days (opruimdagen). Items which can still be used will go to the charity shops and bulky waste will be disposed of properly. You can also stop by with your questions about rubbish and separating waste. Read where and when the clean-up days are. Will you also take part?

Where and when are the clean-up days?

The clean-up days will be held from 17.00 to 20.00 hrs.

When and where are the clean-up days?
When Where
Tuesday, 1 September Jan van Riebeekplein (Haagse Hout)
Tuesday, 8 September Lobelialaan, by the Hoefbladlaan (Loosduinen)
Tuesday, 15 September Kapitein de Rijkplein (Scheveningen)
Tuesday, 22 September Hofbad (Leidschenveen-Ypenburg)
Tuesday, 29 September Heeswijkplein (Escamp)
Tuesday, 6 October Gaslaan (Segbroek)
Tuesday, 13 October Mijtensstraat (Centrum)
Clean-up days (photo: Michel Mees)

    What can you turn in on the clean-up days

    • Bulky waste (such as furniture, household items, boards, boxes and large pieces of glass)
    • Items for the thrift shop
    • Old bicycles
    • Small electrical appliances (appliances with a plug or battery which are not larger than about 50 cm. Examples: mixers, vacuum cleaners, irons, toys, radios and TVs, computers and printers, video players, tools, telephones and chargers, lighting, music, smoke detectors, clocks and watches)
    • Domestic chemical waste (such as paint, lamps and batteries)
    You cannot get rid of construction and demolition waste during the clean-up days.
    Clean-up days (photo: Michel Mees

    Have bulky waste collected

    Are you unable to take part in the clean-up day in your neighbourhood? Have your bulky waste collected for free. You need to make an appointment. Read more on the page Collection of bulky waste and garden waste. Many charity shops in The Hague also pick up old items for free.