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Recipient of a Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) "Special Waste Management" 2016 Excellence Award.

5 Easy Steps to Plan Your Trip

  1. Check the hours and decide which location is most convenient
  2. Look over the acceptable items list
  3. At arrival let attendant know what items you are dropping off
  4. Based on items they will determine if there is any fee for disposal
  5. The attendant will let you know where to unload your items

Vehicle Size Restrictions

Maximum vehicle size: one tonne
Maximum trailer length: 3 metres

Accepted Items (Free drop off)

Paint/Stains: (empty or full cans, including aerosols), thinner, turpentine, varnish

Automotive: motor oil, antifreeze, gas, diesel, oil filters, batteries and parts, tires (passenger car and truck tires, motorcycle and ATV tires only),

Lighting: all light bulbs*, fluorescent tubes and lighting fixtures

Corrosive/poisonous cleaners: bleach, drain, toilet and oven cleaners

Lawn and garden: herbicides, pesticides, fertilizer

Electronics and appliances: anything with a cord or a battery, computers/TVs (maximum 20 monitors per visit), BBQs, lawnmowers, power tools, stoves, washing machines

Clean recyclables: newspaper, metal cans, plastic bags

Other: batteries (all kinds), aerosol cans, propane tanks or bottles, fire extinguishers, syringes, glue

* Commercial fee for light bulbs: $1 per tube and 50 cents per CFC.

Accepted Items (Fees apply)
Item Fee Charged
Small items
(chairs or comparable volume)
$8 each
Large items
(mattress, box spring, sofa or comparable volume)
$12 each
Items requiring CFC removal
(fridge, freezer, air conditioner)
$12 each
Yard waste, loose waste
and mixed loads

  • brush
  • tree trimmings
  • garden waste
  • soil / gravel
  • lumber
  • concrete pieces
  • wood / vinyl siding
  • shingles
  • windows
  • fencing
Partial half-tonne truck load:
$28 each load
Level half-tonne truck load:
$38 each load
Heaping half-tonne truck load:
$48 each load
Cube van or utility trailer load:
subject to viewing*

* Eco Station attendants have final say about the acceptability of items and the charges applied to each load.

Payment options

Cash, Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Interac.

Unacceptable Items

Eco Stations DO NOT accept

  • Commercial hazardous waste
  • Commercial biomedical waste
  • Radioactive waste
  • Pressurized gases

The following items should be taken to your community police station. Please call 780-423-4567 first.

  • Explosives
  • Munitions
  • Fireworks

Winter Hours (Oct 28 - Mar 31, 2018)

Sun Closed
Tue - Sat 9am-4:30pm
Mondays & Holidays Closed

Holiday special Andrew Ferrence reminding you to reduce your holiday waste.

Recycling depots, reuse items, free paint and more.
List of acceptable commercial items.

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In Edmonton: 311

Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311


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