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 and recycling is collected weekly on the same day of the week year-round.
Find out some of the challenges faced by our collectors on a daily basis.
Drop off your large items and household hazardous waste.
Find places that want your unwanted items.
What items can you recycle in your blue bag, blue bin or at Recycling Depots.
See videos of how to reduce waste. Submit your own video for a chance to win an iPad!
Edmonton Waste Management Centre
Get rates, hours, and learn what happens to your waste.
For more information:
In Edmonton: 311
Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311