Phone: (519) 867-2021
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
Emterra Environmental has the recycling contract for collection, processing and marketing
To help ensure collection crews remain healthy, all waste should be bagged and securely tied.
Loose garbage bags or garbage bags in cans at the curb will not be collected if they are not tied.
Maximum weight per bag is 50 lbs.
As a reminder, ashes (i.e. cigarette butts, cigars, and fire pit ash) need to be separately sealed in a bag and placed in waste.
Please ensure these items are completely extinguished before placing in the garbage.
As well, napkins, paper towels and tissues are NOT recyclable.
Click here for the 2020 Waste & Recycling Collection Maps
Click here for the 2020 Waste Collection Calendar
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 www.healthsteward.ca or click here.
In every household there are products that need special care for disposal.
Hazardous materials can be dropped off on scheduled collections days at Clean Harbors Canada, located at 4090 Telfer Road.
Please pay special attention to the physical distancing protocols as described.
For details of what is acceptable or unacceptable, collection days and location Click here or follow the link below.
For information on yard waste / brush collection, please go to this page Yard Waste / Brush Collection
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 for $9.25. Lids are available for $3.50.