St. Clair Township Crest
1155 Emily Street
Mooretown ON
N0N 1M0

Phone: (519) 867-2021

Office Hours
Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Recycling & Waste Collection

General Inquires and questions regarding Waste and Recycling  – please call St. Clair Township Civic Centre 519-867-2993 

For further information:

Waste Management (WM) has the contract for garbage and compost collection

  • Questions and/or concerns if wanting to contact WM directly – please call 519-882-4288 x232

Emterra Environmental has the recycling contract for collection, processing and marketing 

  • Questions and/ or concerns if wanting to contact Emterra directly – please call 1866-628-0735


Click here for the 2019 Waste Collection Calendar

2019 Waste Calendar .pdf


Thank you, for your continued support of our Waste Reduction Program.


Ontario Medication Returns Program (OMRP) and the Ontario Sharps Collection Program (OSCP)

Canada’s Health Products Stewardship Association has made it possible for Ontarians to return unused or expired medications and sharps, free of charge, to many pharmacies in our community. For a list of collection locations near you, visit or click here.



For information on yard waste / brush collection, please go to this page    Yard Waste / Brush Collection


ATTENTION St Clair Township Residents

Beginning January 1, 2019, recycling will only be collected in blue recycling boxes. Clear or blue bags will no longer be accepted.

Blue boxes are available to purchase at the St Clair Township Civic Centre Public Works Department and will be sold at a reduced price of $5.75 starting September 1, 2018 until January 1, 2020.

2020 Waste Calendar Photo Contest

Our St. Clair Township Recycling and Waste Calendar is celebrating its 10th year! As part of this celebration, Public Works is holding a contest for residents to submit photos which they feel represent St. Clair Township.

One photo will be chosen for the cover of the 2020 Recycling & Waste Calendar. The contest will run from February 1st, 2019 to August 31st, 2019.

Submissions must be made by email to Any additional questions, please contact Public Works Dept. 519-867-2993


  • Contest is open to St. Clair Township residents only
  • Photos must be taken in St. Clair Township
  • All photo entries must be accompanied by the photographer’s name, address and phone number. Winner will be notified.
  • Must provide the date and location the photo was taken.
  • Subject matter of all photos must be family friendly in nature
  • No recognizable faces within the photos
  • Limited to a maximum of three (3) entries per person
  • No alteration of content or addition of graphic elements on digital files
  • Minimum resolution of 300 dpi at 8×12 inches for digital files
  • Deadline to submit is August 31, 2019
By entering a photo, the photographer grants to The Township of St. Clair a royalty–free, worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive license to display, distribute, reproduce and create derivative works of the entries, in whole or in part, in any media now existing or subsequently developed for Township purposes, including but not limited to advertising and promotional materials, its website, exhibition and commercial products.  St Clair Township will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such uses.