• No sharps in the garbage or recycling
    sharps
  • Recycle right
    Recycle Right
  • Hazardous waste
    Hazardous Waste

Styrofoam & Plastic Bags

The recycling of Styrofoam™ and Plastic Bags has regrettably been discontinued.  Effective October 1st, 2016, Styrofoam™ and Plastic Bags are no longer recyclable.  Please place these items in your regular garbage.

Click here for more information on this change. 

Holiday Hours

OVWRC will be closed Monday, August 1st, 2016 for the Civic Holiday. 

Regular hours, including the Hazardous and Electronics Waste Depot and Reuse Centre is Monday to Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Closed Sundays.  

Compost & Wood Mulch

We are currently SOLD OUT of compost. 

Wood Mulch is available for purchase. Click here for more information

Cardboard Revenue Share

Revenue share rates are updated monthly, as soon as they become available, to reflect current market prices.

Quantity Per Month June Rate
1 to 5 tonnes $20 / tonne
Over 5 and up to 15 tonnes $30 / tonne
15 tonnes or more $50 / tonne

Loads must contain only clean corrugated cardboard and be ready for direct baling.

 

Makes Cents

News and Events

Local Recycling Program Changes to Increase Cost-Effectiveness

Jul 25, 2016

OVWRC Employee Laurie accepts plaques from Janet Municipal Waste Association Committee member

Promotion Programs Win Awards!

Jun 20, 2016

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