Recycling & Waste

The Halton Region Guide & Waste Collection Calendar (February 2015 – March 2016) will be mailed to single-family homes starting January 2015.

Christmas Tree Collection
Christmas tree collection will take place twice in January (urban areas only). Use the Halton Waste Collection Calendar to find your Christmas tree collection day.

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)