How to safely dispose of propane tanks and cylinders
Safely dispose of propane tanks such as standard barbecue tanks, small camping canisters and butane canisters for free at a household hazardous waste drop-off:
- City landfill Throw 'n' Go area - If you bring with other garbage, landfill charges will apply.
- 30 lbs or less are accepted at a City landfill and designated Fire station.
- Vehicle propane tanks are not accepted at City landfills. Please consult Alberta's Recycling Hotline for a list of private companies that may accept them for a fee.
Locations and hours listed below. Please note: propane tanks are only accepted at designated fire halls from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.