The process of waste management is carried out by the Division for waste management under the Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning.
This division is composed of several sectors that play different roles in the process of waste management, starting from the management and monitoring of depositions, licensing, treatment of waste, and the management of dangerous materials.
The sector that deals with the treatment of waste carries out activities that are interrelated with their separation, classification and recycling.
In terms of managing the recycled waste there are approximately 23 companies that deal with their treatment. Among the materials that get recycled in Kosovo are paper, metals, batteries, cans, organic matters, rubber, plastic, etc.