Hazardous Waste Collection Events

The County thanks you for responsibly disposing of household hazardous waste. The collections in 2020 were a huge success even though there was a need to reduce the number of events due to COVID-19 restrictions.

hazardous waste collection event

It is our intention to have the 2021 collection schedule posted by mid January.  The following stipulations will still apply. 

COMMERCIAL, AGRICULTURAL, INDUSTRIAL WASTES, PCB'S, AMMUNITION OR FLARES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

ONLY CONTAINERS WITH A VOLUME OF 30 LITRES OR LESS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

Smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors are accepted.

The full list of acceptable materials are in the attachment on this page.

Empty metal paint cans are blue box recyclable.

 

Contact us
General Inquiries
Transportation and Environmental Services
Department: 
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.