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Edmonton Waste Management Centre

The Edmonton Waste Management Centre (EWMC) is a unique collection of advanced waste processing and research facilities. Owned and operated by the City of Edmonton Waste Management Services, the EWMC is an integral part of Edmonton's sustainable approach to waste management. 

FREE tours are offered for individuals or small groups. Reservations required. Call 780-496-6879.

Please note that due to construction of the Anthony Henday Drive, you may experience travel delays when driving to the EWMC. Follow the detour signs as you approach the site.

Integrated Processing and Transfer

ITPF at the Edmonton Waste Management Centre

Integrated Processing & Transfer Facility

Prepares waste for composting, recycling and conversion to biofuels.


Waste to Biofuels

Waste-to-Biofuels Facility Feature Box

Waste-to-Biofuels Facility

Will convert non-recyclable and non-compostable waste into fuel.


Composting facility at Edmonton Waste Management Centre

Composting Facility

Converts municipal solid waste and sewage biosolids into compost.

Materials Recovery

Materials Recovery Facility

Materials Recovery Facility

Sorts and processes recyclable materials.

E-Waste Recycling

E-Waste Recycling Facility at the Edmonton Waste Management Centre

E-Waste Recycling Facility

Processes computer equipment & other electronic products for recycling.

C&D Recycling

Construction and Demolition Facility Feature Box

Construction & Demolition

Processes mixed & segregated loads of construction materials.

Greys Paper

Greys Paper Recycling Facilty

Greys Paper Recycling

Manufactures used office paper & white cotton fabric into new paper products.

Gas Recovery

Landfill Gas Recovery System

Captures and converts landfill gas to electricity.

Other Facilities

Other facilities at Edmonton Waste Management Centre

Other facilities at EWMC

Learn about the other facilities located at EWMC.

For more information:


In Edmonton: 311

Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311

Email wasteman@edmonton.ca