Conservation Day

Free drop-off for electronics, household hazardous waste, confidential paper for shredding and reusable items.

When: Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Where: Suncor Parking Lot - 385 Southdown Rd., Mississauga. Go west at Gate Street lights for the parking lot.

Acceptable items:

  • Confidential paper for shredding (e.g., taxes, bills, income statements).
  • Electronics (e.g., TVs, computers, monitors).
  • Household hazardous waste (e.g., paint, batteries, propane tanks (max 18kg/40lb), chemicals). For safety reasons, staff will only accept items in sealed and labelled containers.
  • Reusable items (e.g., clothing, books, housewares).

Clean, empty blue and grey boxes and old green bins will also be accepted.

Rain barrels will be available for purchase for $50 per barrel (cash only – taxes included in price).

Unacceptable items:

  • Asbestos.
  • Explosives or ammunition.
  • Furniture.
  • Garbage/waste.
  • Industrial, commercial or institutional waste.
  • Scrap metal.
  • Tires.
  • Wood.

No garbage, recycling, or organics cart exchanges at the event.

Download Conservation Day flyer [PDF]

When Does It Go

How to Sort Your Waste

  • Green Bin Items
  • Yard Waste Items
  • Blue Bin Items
  • Garbage Bin Items
  • Community Recycling Centres
  • Special Services
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