Waste Collection

Please have carts out by 7am on your collection day.

Waste Cart

  • Regular household garbage
  • Diapers
  • Non-recyclable packaging

Unacceptable Material
DO NOT PLACE THESE MATERIALS IN YOUR Waste Cart

  • Organics and recyclable material
  • Sharp materials - glass, needles
  • Liquid waste
  • Hazardous waste or chemicals
  • Biomedical waste
  • Commercial or industrial waste
  • Dead animals
  • Construction, renovation or demolition waste
  • Gas / propane liquids or any other liquid based petroleum product
  • Rocks
  • Automobile waste including automobile parts, tires, and batteries
  • Engine oil or oil filters
  • Building materials and furniture
  • Compressed cylinders
  • Waste that is unsafe for the collector to access or handle
  • Waste that could cause environmental impairment

Additional Carts

Would you like an additional recycling or waste cart? Please contact the utilities department at 403-851-2521. Additional fees apply.

Have more recycling than fits in your cart?  Bring to the Cochrane Eco Centre

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