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Both aggregate recycling sites will be closed for the winter season, effective November 30, 2018. The sites will reopen on April 1, 2019.

Aggregate waste (asphalt and concrete) is still accepted at the Edmonton Waste Management Centre. See edmonton.ca/disposalrates for applicable fees. 

Please direct any inquiries to our Customer Support Centre at 780-496-5698 or wasteman@edmonton.ca

The City of Edmonton recycles concrete and asphalt from household renovations, 
construction projects and private demolition. This service provides an economical 
source of aggregates that are used to build and maintain the City's roadways.

2018 Program Changes

Please be advised that effective May 1, 2018, the following changes will take effect:

  • The Southeast Recycling Site will only accept concrete/rubble directly from residents.
  • The West Recycling Site will only accept concrete/rubble directly from residents and City of Edmonton associated work. Concrete/rubble from non-City projects will not be accepted. 

These changes shall be in effect for the 2018 season and are due to excessive inventory at both sites.

For more information regarding alternative recycling sites, email wasteman@edmonton.ca or phone 780-496-5698.

Aggregate Facilities

Acceptable Materials

Cost: Free

Materials will be inspected to ensure they don’t exceed the maximum sizes and are free of contaminants.

  • Asphalt (rubble, grindings, millings)
  • Bricks and paving stones   
  • Concrete (fresh and rubble)
  • Concrete (mesh free)
  • Concrete (with embedded rebar)
  • Gravel
  • Sand (coarse and clean)
  • Soil cement
  • Stucco (mesh free)

Material Size Limits

Material Minimum Size Maximum Size
Asphalt and concrete rubble None 80cm x 80cm
(30" x 30")
Mesh-free rebar None 32" in length

All loads will be inspected upon arrival. Certificate of recycling available for LEED projects.

Materials Not Accepted

Any materials that are contaminated, exceed the maximum size, or are listed here you can take to the Edmonton Waste Management Centre.

  • Asphalt shingles
  • Black dirt
  • Ceramic or porcelain tile
  • Clay
  • Concrete (truck washouts)
  • Concrete (with wire mesh or oversized)
  • Drywall
  • Marble
  • Natural rock (granite, limestone, quartz)
  • Parking lot sweepings
  • Plastics
  • Stucco (with wire mesh)
  • Wood (trees, brush, shrubs)
  • Yard waste (sod, grass, leaves)

These materials are not accepted at the Southeast and West Recycling sites.  Material contaminated with oil, acid or chemicals will also not be accepted.

The Edmonton Waste Management Centre may accept these materials 
subject to the applicable waste fee.

Use the WasteWise web app at edmonton.ca/waste to learn what waste materials go where.

Southeast Aggregate Recycling Facility

Winter Hours

This site is closed for the winter and will reopen on April 1, 2019.

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

This site will only accept concrete/rubble directly from residents. Concrete/rubble from other sources will not be accepted.

Winter Hours

Please note that this facility will close for the winter season as of November 30, 2018. It will reopen April 1, 2019.

Monday 7am-5pm
Tuesday 7am-5pm
Wednesday 7am-5pm
Thursday 7am-5pm
Friday 7am-5pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

* Please call ahead to verify hours.

This site will only accept concrete/rubble directly from residents. Concrete/rubble from other sources will not be accepted.

Location

Map of 5221 17 Street
5221 17 Street
Edmonton, Alberta

West Aggregate Recycling Facility

Winter Hours

This site is closed for the winter and will reopen on April 1, 2019.

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

This site will only accept concrete/rubble directly from residents and City of Edmonton associated work. Concrete/rubble from non-City projects will not be accepted.

Location

Map of 18403 107 Avenue
18403 107 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta

Edmonton Waste Management Centre

Cost: Disposal Rates

Materials are inspected so you can be directed to the right location in the centre.

Waste Management Centre

Did You Know?

  • The City has been recycling aggregates since 1978
  • More than 99% of all aggregate rubble in Edmonton is recycled
  • Up to 200,000 tonnes of recycled aggregate materials are produced annually

For More Information

Customer Support Centre

Telephone

780-496-5698

Email wasteman@edmonton.ca

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