Welcome to today’s Residential Recycling & Disposal Info for Newcomers!
Never put bear spray into your blue cart. Safely dispose of bear spray and pepper spray for free at a household hazardous waste drop-off.
You can bring up to 20 litres of household chemicals per week.
- Designated fire station – put in secure bear spray bin.
- City landfill Throw ‘n’ Go area
Check this map for Household hazardous drop-off locations in Calgary. If you bring with other garbage, landfill charges will apply.
Word of the Day:Hazardous: risky, dangerous
Learn about different carts here:
The City of Calgary has a residential recycling and disposal search tool. Check out the “What Goes Where” list here: https://www.calgary.ca/uep/wrs/what-goes-where/a-to-z-listing.html#P