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Garbage & Recycling

Find information on Halifax's solid waste management programs, including waste collection schedules, facility information and what goes where.

Household Special Waste

Find out where to take your hazardous materials, electronics, sharps and batteries. Locate a mobile drop-off event in your community.

What Goes Where

Try our app to find garbage, green cart and recycling schedules search what goes where. Links to download smartphone and tablet app.


Grasscycling is a best practice for a healthy lawn. Clippings return valuable nutrients, like nitrogen, potassium and phosphprus to the soil, reducing the need to fertilize.


Participate in Curbside Give Away weekend, "green” your special event or organize a litter pick up in your community.

Business Waste

Tips on how to integrate recycling and organics collection into your waste collection program. How to manage construction & demolition debris.

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