Recycling

Please have carts out by 7am on your collection day with 1 metre of space on all sides and lids closed.

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All materials must be clean and free of debris.

Types of glass not accepted:

  • Mixed glass and plastic or glass and aluminum
  • Small amounts of glass attached to a label
  • Non-food glass (for example, candlestick base)
  • Wine glass bottoms 
DO NOT PLACE THESE MATERIALS IN YOUR Recycling Cart
  • EPS (Styrofoam - clean white/colored packing and trays EPS) - please take to the Cochrane Eco Centre
  • Clothing - bring non-soiled clothing and textiles to the Eco Centre for donation
  • Filters - water and furnace filters go into the garbage
  • Any recyclable materials that are not reasonably clean
  • Hangers - both plastic and metal hangers go in the  garbage
  • Electronics - bring these to the Eco Centre
  • Underlay - even though it's recyclable it cannot go in the blue cart
  • Household garbage
Additional Carts
Do you have more recycling than fits in your cart?  You have two options, order a second recycling cart or take the excess recycling to the Eco Centre.  It will cost an additional cart/delivery fee of $70 plus a monthly collection fee of $7.55.  

For more information on applicable costs, please go to Rate & Fees.


  • Heritage Hills
  • Sunset Ridge
  • Riversong
  • River Heights
  • Fireside


  • Heritage Hills
  • Sunset Ridge
  • Riversong
  • River Heights
  • Fireside


  • Heritage Hills
  • Sunset Ridge
  • Riversong
  • River Heights
  • Fireside

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