Waste bags

You must purchase specific bags for various types of unsorted waste, biodegradable, pmd, and soft plastics.

Points of sale

You can pay with a bank card (preferably) or cash.


  • Brown bags (unsorted waste)
    • Roll of 10 large bags (60 litres per bag): € 22,5
    • Roll of 10 small bags (30 litres per bag): € 11,25
  • Blue bags (PMD: plastic packaging, metal packaging, drink cartons)
    Both PMD bags with black and red tyre are official EcoWerf bags
    • Roll of 20 bags (60 litres per bag): € 3
    • Roll of 20 bags (90 litres per bag): € 4
  • Light green bags (GFT: vegetable, fruit and garden)
    Green gft bags are only for Leuven city centre. Biodegradable waste in the boroughs is collected in a GFT container.
    • Roll of 10 large biodegradable bags (40 liters): € 7
    • Roll of 20 small biodegradable bags (20 liters): € 7

Compostable bags for kitchen waste bins
We also sell a roll of 50 compostable bags (€ 2,5). You can put these in your kitchen waste bin for GFT waste. Note: you may not put GFT waste in these bags for collection. For that you use the official light green bags.

Bag broken

You can exchange a broken bag at the city office.

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