Recycling & Waste

Halton Waste Management Site Closure
As part of the Pan Am Time Trial Cycling events in Milton, the HWMS will be closed on July 22, 2015. All residential curbside waste will continue to be collected as usual on this date; however Halton residents will not be able to access the HWMS. The HWMS will reopen on July 23, 2015, with regular operating hours.

Not sure if it goes in the Blue Box or GreenCart? Learn what goes where
We have lots of waste collection options to us keep waste out of the landfill. Learn if your waste goes in the Blue Box, Green Cart, Yard Waste or somewhere else by using the Put Waste in its Place tool. Just type in what you want to throw away and we’ll tell you where it goes.

Windy Days

Windy Days
Read these tips to help reduce litter on windy day. More information.

Halton Yard Waste Collection Bag

Yard Waste Collection
Yard waste is collected once every other week, on the same day as garbage in urban areas. More information.


Recycling in any Language 
Halton has translated its popular Blue Box and GreenCart acceptable materials (PDF file)  flyer into the top five non-English languages spoken in Halton.

Blue Box and GreenCart: French (PDF file), Spanish (PDF file), Polish (PDF file), Punjabi (PDF file)Simplified Chinese (PDF file)