Where can I drop off my household hazardous waste?
See our year-round household hazardous waste locations. You can also find locations on the City of Calgary's interactive map or by downloading a PDF version of the map
Residents can take their household hazardous waste at no extra charge to any of The City landfill Throw N' Go areas or designated fire stations with special storage depots. Once material has been accepted at these depots it cannot be released to the public.
This program is for residential household hazardous waste only. It is not available to business owners or industrial operators.
Please make sure your household hazardous waste is clearly labeled and sealed properly, if possible in the original containers. It's important because household hazardous waste pose a danger to our workers, your family, your pets, your neighbourhood and the environment. For more information on how to store this material, visit safely storing hazardous products.
Household hazardous waste can be taken to one of the following permanent year-round locations.
For more information, view our Good Place for Bad Stuff brochure or visit our Household Hazardous Waste FAQs.
Note: Business owners and industrial operators. If you have waste chemicals at your business, call The City at 3-1-1 or look in the local Yellow pages under "waste disposal - hazardous" for alternate disposal options.
Call The City at 3-1-1 or 403-268-2489 if calling from outside of Calgary.