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Disposing items not collected at curb

Antifreeze

  • Strathcona County Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • Strathcona County holds a drop-off Enviroservice event twice a month May to October.
  • Eco Station 5150 - 99 Street, Edmonton or Ambleside location, 14710 Ellerslie Road SW, Edmonton. Call 780-442-5311 for hours of operation and more information. No charge for bringing in your household hazardous waste

Appliances
(stoves, washers, dryers, dishwashers) Not fridges or freezers

  • Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • For Strathcona County waste collection customers only - Large household items are also picked up twice a year (spring and fall) during Large Item Pickup week. Dates are noted on the Waste Collection Services schedule or watch the local paper for dates. Two large items per household are allowed.
  • Clover Bar Landfill (Edmonton Waste Management Centre), 3 kilometres north of Highway 16 on Meridian Street, call 780-442-5311 for rates and hours of operation
  • Eco Station - 5150 - 99 Street, Edmonton or Ambleside location, 14710 Ellerslie Road SW, Edmonton. Call 780-442-5311 for hours of operation and more information. No charge for bringing in your household hazardous waste

Batteries
(car)

  • Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • Strathcona County holds a drop-off Enviroservice event twice a month May to October.
  • Buck's Autoparts, 53322 Range Road 231 - (2 kilometres north of Highway 16 on Clover Bar Road), Phone: 780-464-6922, no fee charged, self service
  • Eco Station - 5150 - 99 Street, Edmonton or Ambleside location, 14710 Ellerslie Road SW, Edmonton. Call 780-442-5311 for hours of operation and more information. No charge for bringing in your household hazardous waste.

Batteries
(Rechargable for cell phones, cordless power tools, laptops, camcorders, digital cameras and toys)

  • Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • For more locations and information, visit the Rechargable Battery Recycling Corporation Web site at http://www.rbrc.org
  • Home Depot, London Drugs, Rona Home Centre, Staples and Target in Sherwood Park
  • Eco Station - 5150 - 99 Street, Edmonton or Ambleside location, 14710 Ellerslie Road SW, Edmonton. Call 780-442-5311 for hours of operation and more information. No charge for bringing in your household hazardous waste.

Beverage containers

  • Sherwood Park Bottle Depot
    252 Kaska Road, Sherwood Park
    Phone: 780-464-2411for hours of operation
  • Fir Street Bottle Depot
    201, 979 Fir Street, Sherwood Park
    Phone: 780-449-4401 for hours of operation
  • Broadmoor Centre Beer Bottle Return
    417 Sioux Road, Sherwood Park
    Phone: 780-464-1348 for hours of operation
  • Park Cold Beer N'More
    2016 Sherwood Drive, Sherwood Park
    Phone: 780-467-1234 for hours of operation
  • Ardrossan General Store
    Ardrossan
  • For Strathcona County waste collection customers only - you can place beverage containers in a blue bag and put out for recycling with your regular weekly collection
  • Glass containers without deposit can be taken to the recycling station

Bricks

  • Architectural Clearing House
    5920 - 103 Street, Edmonton
    Phone: 780-436-1222 for information
    A private company that takes and sells used building materials.
  • Whole bricks can be advertised and sold
  • Whole or broken bricks can also be taken to the landfill
  • The City of Edmonton Aggregate Recycling Operations17 St. - 53 Ave., Southeast Scale Entrance off of 17 Street, north of Whitemud Drive East.Phone: 780-446-3037

Brush

  • Streambank Avenue Recycling Station
    420 Streambank Avenue, Sherwood Park
    (north of Baseline Road on Broadmoor Boulevard, turn west in front of Pickseed)
  • Brush, tree branches, grass clippings, leaves and yard waste can be dropped off 7 days a week, 24 hours a day
  • Large amounts can be taken to Clover Bar Landfill. Trucks can be off-loaded. No charge.
    Clover Bar Landfill (Edmonton Waste Management Centre) is 3 kilometres north of Highway 16 on Meridian Street, call 780-442-5311 for rates and hours of operation.

Car parts

  • Buck's Autoparts, 53322 rr 231, located 2 kilometres north of Highway 16 on Clover Bar Road, Phone: 780-464-6922, self service
    No charge for dropping off car parts
  • Check the telephone book yellow pages for a list of scrap metal dealer

Christmas Trees

  • For Strathcona County waste collection Customers only - For 2 designated weeks Christmas trees are picked up at roadside/curbside for Strathcona County waste collection customers, check the waste collection schedule or check the local newspaper for dates. Trees must be cut into 4 foot lengths.
  • If you do not have waste collection with the County, trees can be taken to the Streambank Avenue Recycling Station, 420 Streambank Avenue

Computers

  • Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • Strathcona County holds a drop-off Enviroservice event twice a month May to October.
  • Eco Station - 5150 - 99 Street, Edmonton or Ambleside location, 14710 Ellerslie Road SW, Edmonton. Call 780-442-5311 for hours of operation and more information. No charge for dropping off old computers.
  • Staples - Unit 350, 390 Baseline Road 780-417-7510 *PLEASE NOTE you must sign in at the service desk when dropping off computers.

Concrete

  • The City of Edmonton Aggregate Recycling Operations
    17 St. - 53 Ave., Southeast Scale Entrance off of 17 Street, north of Whitemud Drive East.
    Phone: 780-446-3037
    No fee for dropping off clean concrete. Other materials accepted at this site are asphalt, gravel, bricks, paving stones and coarse clean sand. Material will not be accepted if contaminated.

Corrugated cardboard
(flattened)

  • Baseline Road Recycling Station
    624 Bethel Drive, Sherwood Park
    (north of Baseline Road on Bethel Drive, north of Totem Building Supplies)
  • Ardrossan Recycling Station
    Ardrossan Recreation Complex
  • Strathcona County waste collection customers only - place corrugated cardboard (flattened) in a reusable container or underneath your other recycling to be collected with your regular weekly collection. Must be cut into 1 foot x 3 foot pieces.
  • Strathcona County recycling stations are open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day

Dead animals

  • Animal Cremation Services
    9733 - 47 Street, Edmonton
    Phone: 780-450-6637 for information
  • Clover Bar Landfill (Edmonton Waste Management Centre) located 3 kilometres north of Highway 16 on Meridian Street, call 780-442-5311 for rates and hours of operation
  • Agricultural animals - cattle, horses, pigs, buffalo (no sheep, llama or goats) residents can call the Northern Alberta Processing Company to arrange for pickup
    Phone: 780-472-6750 for pickup rate
  • Small dead animals (mice, small birds etc.) can be placed in the green organics cart

Electronic recycling

  • Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • Eco Station - 5150 - 99 Street, Edmonton or Ambleside location, 14710 Ellerslie Road SW, Edmonton. Call 780-442-5311 for hours of operation and more information.
  • Staples - Unit 350, 390 Baseline Road 780-417-7510 *PLEASE NOTE you must sign in at the service desk when dropping off computers. Televisions must be under 25kg (50lbs) and must be able to be carried by one person.

Fridges & freezers

  • Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • Because of the coolant fridges and freezers cannot be taken to the landfill
  • For Strathcona County waste collection Customers only - Large household items are also picked up twice a year (spring and fall) during Large Item Pickup week. Dates are noted on the Waste Collection Services schedule or watch the local newspaper for dates. Two large items per household are allowed. Doors must be removed.
  • Sherwood Appliance Repair -1995 Brentwood Boulevard, Sherwood Park. Please call 780-467-0213 before drop off, space is limited, will pick up for a small fee
  • Eco Station - 5150 - 99 Street, Edmonton or Ambleside location, 14710 Ellerslie Road SW, Edmonton. Call 780-442-5311 for hours of operation, rate of disposal and more information.

Furniture

  • For Strathcona County waste collection Customers only - Large household items are also picked twice a year (spring and fall) during Large Item Pickup week. Dates are noted on the Waste Collection Services schedule or watch the local paper for dates. Two large items per household are allowed
  • Clover Bar Landfill (Edmonton Waste Management Centre) located 3 kilometres north of Highway 16 on Meridian Street, call 780-442-5311 for rate details and hours of operation
  • Eco Station - 5150 - 99 Street, Edmonton or Ambleside location, 14710 Ellerslie Road SW, Edmonton. Call 780-442-5311 for hours of operation and more information.

Glass
(clear & coloured, lids removed, rinsed)

  • Baseline Road Recycling Station
    624 Bethel Drive, Sherwood Park
    (north of Baseline Road on Bethel Drive, north of Totem Building Supplies)
  • Ardrossan Recycling Station
    Ardrossan Recreation Complex
  • Strathcona County waste collection customers only - place glass (not broken) into your blue bag for recycling. Put it out on your regular weekly collection day. Please wrap any broken glass you have and place it in your black cart.
  • Strathcona County recycling stations are open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day

Glycol

  • Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • Household hazardous waste is not collected at curbside/roadside
  • Eco Station, 5150 - 99 Street or Ambleside location, 14710 Ellerslie Road SW, EdmontonHours of operation are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday to Saturday, no charge for disposal of household hazardous waste, call 780-442-5311 for more information

Grass clippings

  • Streambank Avenue Recycling Station
    420 Streambank Avenue, Sherwood Park
    (north of Baseline Road on Broadmoor Boulevard, turn west in front of Pickseed)
  • Green organics cart
  • Brush, tree branches, grass clippings, leaves and yard waste can be disposed of in the roll off bins at the Streambank Avenue Recycling Station, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. Please remove articles from bags before putting in the bins.

Herbicides & pesticides

  • Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • Hazardous waste is not collected at curbside/roadside
  • Farmers can dispose of empty herbicide containers at the: Fort Saskatchewan Transfer Station11121 - 88 Avenue, Fort Saskatchewan (containers must be triple rinsed and empty)No charge for disposal of containers

Leaves

  • Streambank Avenue Recycling Station
    420 Streambank Avenue
    (north of Baseline Road on Broadmoor Boulevard, turn west in front of Pickseed)
  • Green organics cart
  • Brush, tree branches, grass clippings, leaves and yard waste can be disposed of in the roll off bins at the Streambank Avenue Recycling Station, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. Please remove articles from bags before putting in the bins
  • Twice a year, extra yard waste (leaves, grass clippings etc.) is collected in clear bags only. Put the clear bags out on your regular collection day during those weeks only. Check your waste collection schedule for dates.

Lumber
(scrap)

  • Scrap lumber can be taken to the Clover Bar Landfill (Edmonton Waste Management Centre) located approximately 3 kilometres north of Highway 16 on Meridian Street, call 780-442-5311 for rates and hours of operations

Mattresses

  • Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • For Strathcona County waste collection Customers only - Large household items are also picked twice a year (spring and fall) during Large Item Pickup week. Dates are noted on the Waste Collection Services schedule or watch the local paper for dates. Two large items per household are allowed.
  • Clover Bar Landfill (Edmonton Waste Management Centre) located 3 kilometres north of Highway 16 on Meridian Street, call 780-442-5311 for rates and hours of operation
  • Eco Station 5150 - 99 Street, Edmonton or Ambleside location, 14710 Ellerslie Road SW, Edmonton. Call 780-442-5311 for hours of operation and more information.

Metal food & beverage cans
(rinsed & flattened)

  • Baseline Road Recycling Station 624 Bethel Drive, Sherwood Park
    (north of Baseline Road on Bethel Drive, north of Totem Building Supplies)
  • Ardrossan Recycling Station
    Ardrossan Recreation Complex
  • For Strathcona County waste collection Customers only - If you have waste collection with Strathcona County metal food and beverage containers can be placed at curbside on your regular garbage day, put the them in a clear blue bag.
  • Strathcona County recycling stations are open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day
  • Cans should be rinsed and flattened

Mixed paper
(cereal & tissue boxes, envelopes, magazines, writing paper, rinsed & flattened paper milk cartons)

  • Baseline Road Recycling Station 624 Bethel Drive, Sherwood Park
    (north of Baseline Road on Bethel Drive, north of Totem Building Supplies)
  • Ardrossan Recycling Station
    Ardrossan Recreation Complex
  • For Strathcona County waste collection Customers only - If you have waste collection with Strathcona County mixed paper can be placed at curbside on your regular garbage day, put the mixed paper in a clear blue bag for recycling.
  • Strathcona County recycling stations are open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day

Newspapers

  • Baseline Road Recycling Station
    624 Bethel Drive, Sherwood Park
    (north of Baseline Road on Bethel Drive, north of Totem Building Supplies)
  • Ardrossan Recycling Station
    Ardrossan Recreation Complex
  • For Strathcona County waste collection Customers only - If you have waste collection with Strathcona County newspaper can be placed at curbside on your regular garbage day, put the newspapers in a clear blue bag for recycling.
  • Strathcona County recycling stations are open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day

Oil
(motor oil)

  • Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • Sherwood Park Bottle Depot & Used Oil Recycling Centre 252 Kaska Road, Sherwood Park Phone: 780-464-2411 No disposal fee
  • Eco Station
    5150 - 99 Street, Edmonton or Ambleside location, 14710 Ellerslie Road SW, Edmonton. Call 780-442-53 for hours of operation and more information. No fee for dropping of hazardous waste
  • Recycle your used oil, used oil filters and used oil containers
  • For containers of oil (new/used) greater than five gallons please contact the Alberta Used Oil Management Authority (AUMA)www.usedoilrecycling.com

Paint

  • Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • Household hazardous waste is not collected at curbside
  • Old paint that is completely dried can be safely put in your black cart.
  • Eco Station 5150 - 99 Street, Edmonton or Ambleside location, 14710 Ellerslie Road SW, Edmonton. Call 780-442-5311for hours of operation and more information. No charge for disposal of household hazardous waste.
  • Rona Home Centre 81-301 Wye Rd, Sherwood Park Phone: 780-449-0808 and Totem Building Supplies 340 Baseline Rd, Sherwood Park Phone 780-464-2400 accept home paint in original container including latex, alkyd and stains. They do not accept plastic paint, car paint, industrial paint, aluminum paint, road sign paint, granular dye, surface conditioners, varnish, solvents, tar, adhesives or preservatives. For more information, visit www.ronaeco.ca

Plastic milk jugs

  • Sherwood Park Bottle Depot 252 Kaska Road, Sherwood Park Phone: 780-464-2411for hours of operation
  • Fir Street Bottle Depot 201, 979 Fir Street, Sherwood Park Phone: 780-449-4401 for hours of operation
  • Broadmoor Centre Beer Bottle Return 417 Sioux Road, Sherwood Park Phone: 780-464-1348 for hours of operation
  • Ardrossan General Store, Ardrossan Phone: 780-922-5416 for hours of operation
  • For Strathcona County waste collection customers only - you can place beverage containers in a blue bag and put out for recycling with your regular weekly collection
  • Baseline Road Recycling Station
    624 Bethel Drive, Sherwood Park
    (north of Baseline Road on Bethel Drive, north of Totem Building Supplies)
  • Ardrossan Recycling Station
    Ardrossan Recreation Complex
  • Strathcona County recycling stations are open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day

Propane cylinders

  • Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • Eco Station 5150 - 99 Street, Edmonton or Ambleside location, 14710 Ellerslie Road SW, EdmontonCall 780-442-5311 for hours of operation and more information. No charge for disposal of household hazardous waste

Scrap metal

  • Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)
  • Scrap metal can be sold to scrap metal dealers. Scrap metal can be sold to scrap metal dealers. Scrap metal can be sold to scrap metal dealers.
  • Scrap metal can be sold to scrap metal dealers.
  • Check the yellow pages of the phone book for scrap metal dealers

Soil

  • Clover Bar Landfill (Edmonton Waste Management Centre) 780-442-5311
  • Look for signs that say clean fill wanted

Sod

  • Clover Bar Landfill (Edmonton Waste Management Centre)13111 Meridian Street (1st Street NE), Edmonton 780-442-5311
  • Sod is too heavy to transport in bins and must be taken directly to the landfill

Tires
(passenger car tires only, no rims)

  • Baseline Road Recycling Station
    624 Bethel Drive, Sherwood Park
    (north of Baseline Road on Bethel Drive, north of Totem Building Supplies)
  • Bring only the tires to the recycling station.
  • Rims can be taken to a scrap metal dealer.
  • Recycling station is open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.

Tires
(large off road, tractor tires)

  • Clover Bar Landfill (Edmonton Waste Management Centre) located 3 kilometres north of Highway 16 on Meridian Street, call 780-442-5311 for rates and hours of operation

Tree branches

  • Tree branches, brush and yard waste can be taken to the Streambank Avenue Recycling Station.
  • Streambank Avenue Recycling Station
    420 Streambank Avenue, Sherwood Park
    (north of Baseline Road on Broadmoor Boulevard, turn west in front of Pickseed)
  • Large amounts can be taken to Clover Bar Landfill. Trucks can be off-loaded. No charge.
    Clover Bar Landfill (Edmonton Waste Management Centre) is 3 kilometres north of Highway 16 on Meridian Street, call 780-442-5311 for rates and hours of operation.

Vehicles

  • Buck's Autoparts, 53322 rr 231, Located 2 kilometres north of Highway 16 on Clover Bar Road, call 780-464-6922, self service
  • Kidney Car Program: Donate your old vehicle to the Kidney Foundation of Canada, Call 780-453-2288
  • Kidney Car Program: you get a tax deducatable receipt, they tow your vehicle free of charge, and The Kidney Foundation raises money - a win win situation!
  • Check the yellow pages of the phone book for scrap metal dealers

Yard waste
(garden plants such as flowers and vegetables, brush, tree branches)

  • Streambank Avenue Recycling Station 420 Streambank Avenue, Sherwood Park
    (north of Baseline Road on Broadmoor Boulevard, turn west in front of Pickseed)
  • For Strathcona County waste collection Customers only - Twice a year, extra yard waste will be collected with your regular weekly collection. Extra yard waste that does not fit inside your green organics cart must be in clear bags.
  • Brush, tree branches, grass clippings, leaves and yard waste can be dropped off 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.

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Special events

For Strathcona County waste collection Customers only - Large item pickup

  • Spring and Fall
  • Held 2 times a year, once in the spring and once in the fall
  • Pick up of large non reusable household items not picked up during regular garbage collection, items such as fridges, stoves, couches, etc.
  • Check the waste collection schedule or local newspaper for dates

Enviroservice event (hazardous waste)

For information on the above programs, call: Strathcona County, Utilities, 780-449-5514

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Large bins and Haul-all companies

If you are renovating or doing a large clean up and require a large bin at your residence call one of the disposal companies. Check the yellow pages for companies.

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Last updated: Monday, November 17, 2014
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