Glass recycling bin and box

What goes in the recycling bin?

City to transfer recycling collection to MMBC

Residential recycling collection will transition to MMBC by the end of 2016. Learn how this creates opportunities for our work towards zero waste.

Recycling updates

  • Single family homes and duplexes will receive a grey box for separate glass collection between January and April 2016.
  • Apartments, condos, and townhomes will receive a cart labelled "glass bottles + jars" between October 2015 and July 2016. 
  • All newspaper and mixed paper are now accepted together and can be recycled in your yellow bag or mixed paper cart.
  • Paper cups, TetraPaks, and empty aerosol cans (non-paint) can be recycled in your blue box or mixed containers cart.


Dispose of items the right way with Waste Wizard

Enter an item below to see how to recycle or safely dispose of it.

Recycling guidelines for your home

Apartments, condos, and townhomes

Recycling guidelines for multi-family collection.

Single family homes and duplexes

Recycling guidelines for single family residences.

Landfill and Transfer Station

Get more information on the hours of operation and directions to the Landfill and the Transfer Station.

Last modified: Mon, 14 Dec 2015 13:51:45

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