Care for it
Use the search engine to find the best place to discard all types of waste and locate the waste containers around the city.
Use the Barcelona disposal of junk and old furniture service: you’ll contribute to improving the quality of the city’s streets. It is a free weekly service. Look up the day and time that corresponds to your street.
The immediate disposal of dead animals (dogs, cats, pigeons) that are in the street or in a private home is a service addressed to both Barcelona residents and companies to ensure the right treatment. Find out how it works.
Household Waste and Recycling Centres (green points) are where waste is taken that must not be thrown away in the containers in the street. Locate green points and find out about the different types that exist: Green point of zone, Green point of neighbourhood, mobile Green point, and mobile Green school and electric point.
Around the city, you’ll also find disposal points for materials like debris, asbestos cement and plant waste.
Do you want to know your exposure to noise and learn more about Barcelona’s noise levels? Check out the strategic noise map for specific stretches of street by hourly segments.
As a city committed to sustainability, Barcelona has a network of pollutant monitoring stations, which enable you to consult the air quality in your immediate surroundings, in real-time. Look them up on the air quality map. Find out too about the level of pollution in the city and its effects on health.
Discover your terrace's potential for getting the most out of solar and wind energy, and consult our virtual energy advisor to reduce your energy consumption.
Barcelona is our home, loved and shared by those of us who were born here, who’ve been living here for many years, who’ve got to know it and who’ve come here in search of a better life. We are the people who live here in harmony, who are part of the same community and who look after it. What about you?