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Public-images-osm logo.svg recycling_type = centre
A public recycling centre Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
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may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
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Status: approvedPage for proposal


The tag recycling_type=centre with amenity=recycling to map a public recycling centre. These centres are dedicated areas for collecting a wider range of recyclable household materials. Often they are operated by one or more persons on an dedicated area.

How to map

Set a node or draw as an area along the recycling centre. Tag it with amenity=recycling recycling_type=centre.

Tags to use in combination

For the materials that are collected see recycling.

See also