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Garbage & Recycling

Did you know?

The City of Edmonton diverts up to 60% of household waste from landfill through recycling and composting. The organic portion of your household waste is sorted out and composted.

Garbage Collection

Garbage Collection

Temporary collection change
Waste collection for Thursday Dec. 25 and Jan. 1 will be moved to Monday Dec. 22 and  Dec. 29. Please set out your waste by 7 am. 


Eco Stations

Eco Station Waste Collection

Visit an Eco Station

Drop off your large items and household hazardous waste.


Reuse Centre

Give stuff a second life

Find places that want your unwanted items.


Recycling: Blue Bags

Know before you throw

What items can you recycle in your blue bag, blue bin or at Recycling Depots.


90 Ways to 90% Less Waste

90 Ways to 90% Less Waste

Help Edmonton reduce its waste by reducing your own waste.

Edmonton Waste Management Centre

The place to take your waste

Get rates, hours, and learn what happens to your waste.


For more information:


In Edmonton: 311

Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311

Email wasteman@edmonton.ca