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How to recycle Christmas lights

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Christmas lights

Christmas lights

Usable Christmas lights

Donate working Christmas lights to participating charities. Refer to Alberta's Recycling Hotline for options.

Unusable Christmas lights

Put broken Christmas tree lights and outdoor Christmas lights in your black cart as garbage.

You can also take them to a City landfill for metal recycling. Christmas lights are free to bring in but landfill charges will apply if you other items in your load.

You can also take to a private metal recycler. Find options through the Alberta Recycling Hotline.

Landfill locations listed below:

Title: What Goes Where?
Author: City of Calgary
Description: Residential recycling and disposal search tool