Clean Arboleas Point opens its doors

Picture of the ceremony from the Department of the Environment to the City.

Picture of the ceremony from the Department of the Environment to the City.
Picture of the ceremony from the Department of the Environment to the City.

From City of Arboleas has been reported that the doors of the Clean Point already find open to the public. Specifically, the schedule is 09.00 a 13.00 hours and 17.00 a 19.00 Monday hours, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; while Saturday will remain open 09.00 a 13.00 hours. However, Wednesdays and Sundays the facility will be closed.

"In fact, with the opening of this clean point a breakthrough is achieved not only on waste and recycling, but that from a landscape point of view also contributes significantly to prevent many citizens leave their waste anywhere. Through this performance it gives the municipality an enclosure, funded by the Ministry of Environment of the Junta de Andalucía- suitable for depositing waste generated by residents and businesses in the municipality ", It has been argued the mayor of the Consistory of Arboleas, Cristóbal García.

The deposit of waste is free, except for the construction material (debris), as well as vegetables. Among them are: textiles, Plastic bottles, glass, electrical, appliances, Aerosols, kitchen oil, Motor oil (for individuals, workshops must have their own manager d waste), batteries, solvents, Radiographs, paint containers, auto spare (for individuals), fluorescent and mercury, metals, wood, furniture, inter alia. From the local authority it has stressed that any dumping of waste outside the collection point is prohibited and, therefore, shall be punished.

Selective and facilities are equipped with separate collection vials, loading and unloading areas, containers for specific residues and perimeter fencing. The final destination of the waste should strive for recovery, promoting the recovery of materials and depositing the waste management facilities appropriate for each. Now it will be easier for citizens removal of household or recyclable waste can not be deposited in regular municipal waste containers. "This place should represent a step in waste management. To Arboleas must represent a clear determination to preserve the environment and a serious commitment to cooperate in creating healthy spaces ", he pointed out the mayor.

With this new service are encouraged citizens to recycle and reuse of waste getting, so, greater reuse of recyclables those raw materials. Also, it works to preserve the environment, since the launch of Clean Point has brought sealing the existing uncontrolled landfill. Its value as an area to regenerate plantations of native woodlands and scrub the place, with a rough surface 20.000 square meter. As he reported by Cristóbal García, "The proliferation of small uncontrolled landfills is also avoided many roads or public spaces. Moreover, the City Council we are committed to the gradual expansion of container, as well as environmental education ".