Prohibited Items

No hazardous waste of any kind. 

The list of hazardous waste includes but is not limited to: paint, all chemicals, batteries, light ballasts, PCBs, creosote, tires, propane tanks, medical waste, animal products and Freon, etc.

Other items

Items not usually permitted in our bins are: tires, loam, rocks, sand, gravel, concrete, brick, masonry, asphalt, tar and gravel roofing material and grass clippings. These items require special services and we can discuss the options available to you. Call 403-251-3377 for assistance.

Below are links to sites with information on how to dispose of items we cannot take for you:

  • Visit the¬†City of Calgary website¬†for more information.
  • Use this link for battery recycling, just type in your postal code.