Here are all the items that are accepted at the City’s Drop-Off Depots. Be sure to check which items are accepted at each location.

For proper disposal tips and other disposal options visit the Household Hazardous Waste page.

  • Batteries
  • Syringes and needles
  • Car battery acid
  • Drain cleaners
  • Lighter fluid
  • Turpentine
  • Gasoline
  • Aerosol containers
  • Cleaning fluids
  • Pesticides
  • Medications
  • Cooking oil
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Helium tanks
  • Propane tanks

For proper disposal tips and other disposal options visit the Electronics Waste page.
Residents with curbside collection can set out electronics for collection.

  • Cell phones
  • Home phones
  • Computers
  • Monitors & Cables
  • TVs, VCR/DVD players
  • Pagers, Radios
  • Cameras
  • Video recorders
  • Printers & scanners
  • Typewriters
  • Fax machines
  • Stereos & turntables
  • Speakers

Drywall only accepted at Bermondsey, Ingram, and Commissioners. Bricks, concrete, cinder blocks, stones, asphalt, soil not accepted.

  • Doors
  • Lumber (4 feet max)
  • Counter tops
  • Cabinets
  • Pressure treated wood
  • Roof shingles
  • Drywall (1 tonne max)

Note: Remove nails, screws, metal corner beads, ceramics, wood etc.

Drop-off depots will not accept any pieces that exceed 3″ in diameter or 48″ in length. Grass is not accepted at any location.

  • Leaves, branches
  • Hedges
  • Twigs
  • Plant trimmings
  • Tree limbs

 

  • Garbage items
  • Recycling items
  • Mixed loads of garbage and recycling will be denied entry
  • Recycled items are restricted to 1 tonne
  • Auto parts & bicycles
  • Lawnmowers
  • Large/small appliance
  • Tools, pipes & cable