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Waste management services, programs, locations and fees. Information about garbage, recycling and waste reduction.

With residents’ help, Edmonton’s integrated and sustainable waste management system has a goal of diverting 90% of residential waste from landfill.

Not sure what goes in the recycling, garbage or dropped at an Eco Station? Take the guesswork out of sorting your waste by using the WasteWise tool. Search your collection day, set up a collection reminder and play a fun family game.


Alternate Service Options

Waste Services

Eco Stations

Ambleside Eco Station is temporarily closed.

Effective April 5, the Kennedale, Coronation and Strathcona Eco Stations will be open everyday, from 9am to 7pm.

Paint exchange is not being accepted at any Eco Station until further notice.

Cash payments no longer accepted until further notice.

Reuse Centre

Closed for business, including drop-offs, until further notice.

Edmonton Waste Management Centre

Cash payments no longer accepted until further notice.

Questions about your Utility Rate Changes? Learn more here.

Our four Eco Stations accept batteries and other household hazardous waste and electronics for free.

Changes are coming to the way you sort and manage waste, at home and at work.

Garbage and recycling is collected weekly on the same day of the week year-round.

Learn about the facilities and services at the EWMC.

Find out what items you can recycle in your blue bag, blue bin or at Recycling Depots.
Give stuff a second life. Residents are encouraged to reuse household items and reduce waste.
Programs and tips that will help you to reduce, reuse and recycle your waste.
Curious about waste? The City offers highly acclaimed facility tours and classroom presentations.

For More Information


In Edmonton: 311

Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311


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