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Hazardous Waste

Common household chemicals do not belong in garbage or recycling.  They must be disposed of as hazardous waste. 

Click here for a complete listing of acceptable items as well as a NEW video on the proper disposal of hazardous waste. 

Winter Operating Hours

Winter Operating Hours are now in effect at OVWRC including the Hazardous and Electronic Waste Depot.   

We are open Monday to Friday, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm and Saturday, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.  


Attention Educators!

Check out our education programs!  Staff are available to provide in-class presentations or tours of the Centre. 

Launched October 16th, our Drawing Contest is open to students in Grades 5 thru 8.  Click here for details!  Deadline for entries is December 12th, 2014. Winners will be notified mid-January 2015. 

Cardboard Revenue Share

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

Quantity Per Month November Rate
1 to 5 tonnes $15 / tonne
Over 5 and up to 15 tonnes $20 / tonne
15 tonnes or more $35 / tonne

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


Collection Day Search

Find out when your garbage or recycling day is using our search tool. Select your Municipality and enter your address. Do NOT enter additional information like the word “street” or “road”. Also be sure there are no spaces before or after the street name or number. Not finding your address? Contact us.

News and Events

Waste Reduction Week!

Oct 20, 2014

Education Program & Drawing Contest

Oct 16, 2014

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