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How to dispose of sand

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Small quantities of sand

Put small amounts of sand in your green cart for composting.

Special instructions

  • Sand must be bagged for dust control.
  • Put paper bags inside of green cart or set one foot to the side of your cart on collection day.
  • Paper yard waste bags have a 20 kg weight limit. Make sure bags are rolled up and can be easily lifted.

Large quantities of sand

Take large amounts of sand to a City landfill (disposal only). Landfill charges will apply.

Landfill locations listed below:

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