How to safely dispose of helium tanks
Safely dispose of helium tanks for free at a household hazardous waste drop-off location:
- Designated fire hall
- City landfill Throw 'n' Go area
- If you bring with other garbage, landfill charges will apply.
- Only 8.9 cubic feet and 14.9 cubic feet helium tanks are accepted.
- Follow the manufacturers' instructions to remove the valve and puncture the cylinder before taking to a household hazardous waste drop-off location.
Locations and hours are listed below. Please note: helium tanks are only accepted at designated fire halls from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.