The Berlin of the separate collection of bio-waste are generally positive. So, anyway, the answer to a recent request by the daily mirror on the Berlin city cleaning (BSR). In just the past three months, the BSR has provided about 50,000 new bio-waste containers.
The reason: last year, the BSR-the Supervisory Board under the chairmanship and significant Initiative of business Senator, Ramona Pop (Green) had the city-wide introduction of the organic waste bin 1. April 2019, decided to Monday. Actually, this is already for 2015 the nationwide law, but not everywhere.
In Berlin were connected by 2018, approximately 80 percent of the urban households at the Bio-collection system, in some of the outlying residential areas with larger plots of land and gardens there were, however, not even 20 percent. This was of course partly due to the fact that there are many people in your food-waste composting.
"You can even compost and therefore needs no container"
"bio-waste obligation is in any case an inaccurate expression", says BSR spokesperson: "There is only one duty, Bio-to separate waste and to recycle useful. You can do that about us and the compost bin, and this applies especially to the City-remote households. Or you can compost and recycle, and thus needs no compost bin.“daily mirror people Free
order The BSR, which has written to all households, and about the upcoming delivery of the bio-waste containers-informed. About six percent have stated that they will recycle their organic waste. "A ton", says BSR spokesperson: "and we, of course, look how plausible the information is, how big your plot is." As a rule of thumb a minimum of 50 square feet of land per apply in the household of the Person living.
You assume that most customers would have made truthful statements, it was said in the BSR. Some even wanted to know on the phone, what to look for when composting.More about
waste disposal and street cleaning BSR feesThomas Loy
The city is cleaning expected in the future, around 100,000 tonnes of organic waste per year. increased The is handled in a BSR-own composting and fermentation plant in hennickendorf.