Regular (organic) waste is collected every night (after 1am) from the streets and rubbish sheds throughout the borough of Adeje, but Ascan Torrebonaf, the company who run the municipal rubbish collection service, also operate a separate collection service for larger items – furniture, household goods, under 50 kilos, etc. Items should be left by the usual collection points on the relevant Tuesday night.
(This does not include industrial waste or rubble from building works)
1st Wednesday of the month:
• Tijoco Alto, Taucho, La Quinta, Las Moraditas, La Concepción, Tijoco Bajo, Los Menores, La Hoya, Las Rosas and Charco del Valle.
2nd Wednesday of the month:
• Armeñime, Iboybo, Callao Salvaje, Playa Paraíso, Las Cancelas, El Puertito, Sueño Azul, Marazul, Ricasa, Boca Cangrejo and Corral del Guanche.
3rd Wednesday of the month:
• Barrio de Las Nieves, Los Olivos, Adeje, Las Torres, Fañabé and La Caleta.
4the Wednesday of the month:
• Torviscas, San Eugenio y las Américas (Costa Adeje), Playas de Fañabé and Costa Adeje.
If you wish to/need to contact the offices directly to inquire about a pick up or whether your particular ítem of furniture can be included, call 922 71 19 89 (but you will most likely need to have someone with you who speaks Spanish).
The Punto Limpio, just beside the Atalya roundabout and opposite the Animal rescue centre, is an installation for depositing electrical goods (televisions, fridges, etc), household goods, but not for industrial waste or dangerous waste.
Tuesday – Friday, 8am – 8pm
Saturdays, 9am – 8pm.
Sundays, 9am – 2pm.
These are emptied on a regular basis, but if you are aware of a container that needs to be collected you can call the company requesting they do so as soon as possible – phone 922 71 19 89