Materials for Drop-off

Explore the types of materials accepted at our waste facilities. From recycling and garbage drop-off to materials that aren’t accepted curbside, you’ll find information that will guide you towards proper disposal for a cleaner environment. 

For more information about disposal of hazardous materials, visit our Household Hazardous Waste page.


What Goes Where?

Find what item goes where by using the Recycle Coach waste app.

Recycling Drop-off

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Blue Box Drop off bins

There is no charge for recycling blue box materials. 

Sites collect recyclables in three streams:

  1. Containers
  2. Paper Products
  3. Corrugated Cardboard

Printable Acceptable Material List

Garbage Drop-off

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A man at a garbage drop off center.

Garbage does not have to be in a yellow user pay garbage bag for drop-off at waste facilities; if it is, there is no charge. Yellow User Pay bags can be purchased in advance.

The landfill site accepts large and small loads, and the transfer stations only accept small loads. Please consider reuse options before landfilling items others might find useful.

There are opportunities to divert many materials from landfill. You will find links on this page for programmes offered by the County for materials that don't fit into the other categories.

Acceptable Materials

Unacceptable Materials