Material can only be dropped between 9:00 am - 4:00 pm during the OPEN Saturdays. You can also set up curbside collection reminders to view the HSW depot and mobile event schedules from your phone or tablet.
February 11 - CLOSED due to a change in Friday's curbside collection schedule.
February 18 - CLOSED
February 25 - OPEN
March 4 - OPEN
March 11 - OPEN
March 18 - CLOSED
March 25 - OPEN
Set up curbside collection reminders to be notified of mobile events.
Efficiency Nova Scotia has launched a take-back program for products that contain mercury, including CFL and fluorescent bulbs, thermostats, household thermometers and button cell batteries. For full details, including drop-off locations visit mercuryns.ca.
Dan-X Recycling (64 Trider Cres, Burnside) also accepts CFL and fluorescent bulbs from residents and businesses for a nominal fee. If that program is not an option for you, residents may also place CFL bulbs in a sealed plastic bag in the garbage for collection.
|Needles and lancets are not acceptable for disposal in the garbage. For more info, call RRFB Nova Scotia (1-877-313-7732) or your local pharmacy.|
Resident can now take ALL BATTERIES to a Call2Recycle drop-off location for disposal. This includes rechargeable and single-use batteries (under 5kg) as well as used cell phones.
Visit www.call2recycle.ca to find the nearest drop-off site.