Eco Centre

The City’s Eco Centre, located at 50 Diamond Ave., is a drop-off facility where residents can take items that can’t be placed in their black waste cart, green organics cart, or blue recycle bag. Items that can be brought to the Eco Centre include household hazardous waste, electronics, appliances and extra garbage.


  • Tuesday to Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Sunday and Monday: Closed
  • Statutory holidays: Closed


The Eco Centre will only accept debit, Visa and MasterCard. Remember to come with your card.

Accepted items

Wondering what you can bring to the Eco Centre? View the list below, or get the app

Accepted items* 2019 Disposal fee**
Blue bag recyclables No charge
Construction material or wood $18 per 1 cubic metre (1/2 level truck box)
$36 per 2 cubic metres (level truck box)
$54 per 3 cubic metres (heaping truck box)
Corrugated cardboard
Flattened, no larger than 2 ft. x 2 ft.
No charge
Computer monitors and processors, cell phones, televisions, VCRs and DVD players, printers, laptops, stereos, microwaves.
No charge
Garbage, furniture and other household items

$3 per bag (up to equivalent of 100L)
$5 per small item
$10 per chair
$12 per love seat
$18 per sofa (one piece) or sofa bed
$20 per mattress
$20 per box spring
$18 per 1 cubic metre (1/2 level truck box)
$36 per 2 cubic metres (level truck box)
$54 per 3 cubic metres (heaping truck box)

Clear glass food jars
  • Must be clean and free from dirt or residue.
  • Paper labels on jars are acceptable.
  • Plastic lids, plastic rings, and plastic labels must be removed and placed in the black waste cart.
  • Metal lids can go in the metal bin also located at the Eco Centre.
  • Coloured or broken glass jars will not be accepted and must be placed in a black waste cart for disposal.
No charge
Household hazardous waste No charge
Metal No charge
Organic waste
Up to 3 cubic metres. If bagged, bags must be compostable. Tree branches must be less than 10 cm in diameter and 2 m in length.
No charge
Propane tanks $2 per tank less than 1 lb.

$5 per tank between 1 lb. and 30 lbs.
Over 30 lbs. - Not accepted

39 inch diameter or less, rims removed.
No charge
White goods NOT requiring CFC removal
Refrigerators, stoves, freezers, washers, dryers and air conditioners.
 No charge
White goods requiring CFC removal
Refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners and water coolers. RV refrigerators are not accepted.
 $20 per appliance

* Load acceptance at discretion of attendant.
** Values at discretion of attendant.