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Waste Disposal Alternatives
Here are safe and green ways to dispose of items that can't go in your waste carts.

Please note that improper disposal of certain items, such as paints, cleaners, oils, batteries and pesticides, can be very dangerous to human health and harmful to the environment.

Not sure where it goes? If the item you want to dispose of is not on the list below, search the Recycling Directory.

Glass recycling (refundable and non-refundable) Keep it out of the landfill - graphic
Click for depot locations.

Beverage containers (refundable), milk cartons/jugs and beverage or food tetra-paks:

Pet waste
Click for information.

 Construction materials:
Lights ​
LightRecycle is a non-profit program to recycle lighting programs. Click here for a list of local depots.


Tires (call for quantities accepted):

Motor oil:
Return motor oil to a return near you or a service station that displays the recycling symbol. Service stations can accept a maximum of 20 litres per person per day.

Antifreeze can be recycled at most service stations, antifreeze retailers and radiator shops. Call in advance to confirm.

Paints, pesticides and flammable materials:

Propane tanks:

Medical Waste:
Miscellaneous items, appliances and bulky items:
Household items

Last Updated:1/4/2017 1:12:01 PM