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Waste Services focuses on a healthy city and promotion of waste reduction which helps protect the environment, conserve valuable resources, send less waste to landfill and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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Edmonton Cart Rollout

The way Edmontonians sort and manage waste at home is changing.

Residents will receive a large (240L) garbage cart, but a small (120L) one is available by request.

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Carts will be delivered to all single-unit and some multi-unit homes between March and August 2021.

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Take the guesswork out of sorting your waste.

You can also Search your collection day and set up a collection reminder.
Use the tool online or download it from Google Play or the Apple App Store.

Sorting Your Waste

Separate food scraps from your garbage.


Facilities and locations

Waste Collection

Between January 9 to January 31

The way Edmontonians sort and manage waste at home is changing.

Waste Reduction

The 25-year Waste Strategy will help the City reach its goal of 90% waste diversion from landfill.

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