What is accepted at the Recycle Depot

When visiting the Depot, please arrive with sufficient time to unload all material prior to closing.

Only residential quantities accepted

Electronics

Televisions
Computers and accessories
Printers and scanners
Fax machines
Cellphones
Small appliances 

 

 



                 Household hazardous waste

Paint and paint cans
Aerosols
Batteries
Used engine oil and filters
Antifreeze
Propane tanks, bearspray or canisters
Household chemicals (must be securely contained in a clearly
 labelled container; only household quantities will be accepted)

 

Other

Light bulbs
Styrofoam (no food Styrofoam)
Cooking oil
Textiles/clothing and shoes
Coffee cup drink lids
Books
Beverage containers


Remember, you can still recycle the following at the Recycle Depot

Cardboard

Clean cardboard, boxboard (e.g. cereal boxes, pop cases, tissue boxes).

Plastics & Plastic Film

Clean plastics with a number 1 through number 7 recycle symbol on the container, plastic film (e.g. plastic bags, bread bags, sandwich bags, saran wrap).

Metal

Clean tin and aluminium cans and food containers, tin lids and caps (e.g. soup cans, aluminium foil).

Paper

Newspaper, white office paper, mixed paper, magazines, envelopes, junk pail, shredded paper.

Glass

Glass food jars and bottles.

Grass, leaves and branches**

Branches,grass clippings, leaves. Accepted May 1 to Sept. 30. Note: weather conditions may extend the grass, leaves and branches program, please call to confirm dates. No tree trunks, logs, or full trees.

** Acceptable residential quantities of branches = what can fit in one green organics cart. Anything in excess of one green organics cart must be taken to the Transfer Site.

 

Location

 

Contact us


Waste & Recycling

P. 403.948.0246

F. 403.948.8819

Address


Eastside Recycle Depot
21 East Lake Hill
Airdrie, AB T4A 2K3

Hours


Summer hours
(May 1 - Sep 30)
Monday
CLOSED
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday
9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Winter hours
(Oct 1 - Apr 30)
Monday, Tuesday
CLOSED
Wednesday
9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Thursday to Saturday, Sunday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.