Bruce County cancels JULY Household Hazardous Waste Collection events

In the best interest of public safety, Bruce County has made the difficult decision to cancel the JULY household hazardous waste collection events.

hazardous waste collection event

The following household hazardous waste collection events have been canceled:
July 4, 2020: South Bruce Municipal Building, Mildmay
July 11, 2020: Kincardine Public Works Yard
July 18, 2020: South Bruce Peninsula Works Garage, Wiarton
July 18, 2020: St. Edmund’s Landfill Site, Tobermory
July 25, 2020: Bruce County Garage, Paisley

Procedures are being developed with the hope to operate the events scheduled for August, September, and October.

Bruce County will continue to advise the public if future collection events are canceled.

Residents are asked to properly store their household hazardous waste materials until the program can continue and materials can be disposed of in an environmentally safe manner.

Household hazardous waste materials include but are not limited to the following items:

  • Paints & Stains
  • Batteries
  • Household Cleaners
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Propane Tanks
  • Antifreeze
  • Fluorescent Lights
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Used Oil
  • Oil Filters
  • Fertilizers
  • Pesticides
  • Aerosols
  • Solvents
  • Fuel
  • Pool Chemicals

Residents of Bruce County are welcome to attend any of the event locations

 
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Transportation and Environmental Services
Location:  Walkerton Administration Centre Tel:  519-881-2400

Waste & Landfill

Bruce County is at one with nature; our environment is both our escape and our attraction - so protecting it and managing our impact on this treasure is our shared responsibility.