Sunday, October 22, 2017

What is Household Hazardous Waste?

Paints, pesticides, propane tanks, batteries, syringes, used motor oil and many cleaning products are just some examples of household hazardous wastes, that are used daily by residents. These items contain toxic ingredients and should be used and disposed of with caution. Do not place out for regular garbage pick-up. Do not pour motor oil, paints or solvents down your drain or into sewers. 

Household Hazardous Wastes include items that are:
 

Poisonous

Poisonous: such as cleaning fluids, pesticides and medicines that can be poisonous or lethal, even in small quantities, to adults, children and pets.

Explosive

Explosive: such as aerosol containers that may explode if incinerated or stored above 50 degrees Celsius.

Flammable

Flammable: such as lighter fluid, turpentine and gasoline that can ignite.

Corrosive

Corrosive: such as car battery acid and drain cleaners that will eat away at material and injure skin.

Hazardous Waste Chart

Eco Stations

Eco Stations

Take your hazardous household waste to one of several Eco Stations. It's free of charge for most items. 

Edmonton SW: 14710 Ellerslie Road
Edmonton South: 5150-99 St.
Edmonton North: 11440-143 St.

For more information about Eco Stations, hours of operations, and locations, please visit this link.

Syringes

Syringes

Syringes and needles CANNOT be collected with your regular garbage

Please do not place them in a garbage bag or out with your recycling. They are a serious hazard to the collector. Put all used syringes and needles in a tightly sealed and labelled container and take them to a Household Hazardous Waste depot

(Phone before you go).

Types of Waste

  • Recyclables - Items that can be reprocessed or re-purposed.

  • Garbage - Typical non-hazardous household waste. 

  • Hazardous Waste - Dangerous waste requiring special handling and disposal.

Collection Information

For More information on collection programs in your Municipality check out their web site:

Hours of Operation

Roseridge Waste Management Facility

Residential Traffic

Tuesday to Saturday 9:00 am to 4:45 pm

Mondays 9:00am to 4:45pm

Late night Mondays begin May 1 and runs to the last Monday in August

9:00am to 8:45pm

CLOSED MONDAY MAY 22 2017

Commercial Traffic



Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 4:45 p.m.

Redwater Transfer Facility

CLOSED MONDAY MAY 22 2017

open Monday and Saturday 8:30am to 4:30pm

Wednesdays 10:00am  to 6:00pm

Summer Wednesday Begin

May 3 and run to August 30th

Hours: 12:00pm (noon) to 8:00pm

Stat Holidays

Closed

Call 780-939-5678 for more information

Contact Us

Roseridge Landfill



Phone (780) 939-5678



Email: gduffy@roseridge.ab.ca



Fax: (780) 939-4788

Roseridge Waste Management Services Commission

Mailing Address



55515 RR251



Sturgeon County, Alberta



T8R 0N9

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