These icons quickly identify which action to take with your items

garbage icon
recycle icon
organics icon
hazardous icon
large and or heavy icon
sharp icon
yard icon
Clean Yard Waste
electronic waste icon
Electronic Waste
construction icon
drugs icon
Drug Disposal
bike icon

Use these icons, or your own... we can also create custom icons for your special programs.

About this App

What, Why

This application aims to help users quickly determine how to best dispose of specific items. In seconds, from a computer or mobile device, the user can search for an item and get a definitive answer.

If an item or complete answer can not be found, the user can submit this information to be included in the future, further strengthing this resources effectiveness and completeness.


Enter your item in the search bar above the table.

The table will magically filter on-the-fly as you type!

Quickly locate your item and find out what action to take.

Can't find your item? let us know so we can add it to the list.

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More Resources

Waste Collection Boundaries

The City of Guelph has multiple waste collection days depending on your location. Find your waste collection day on this map by entering your address.

Collection Boundaries Map

Waste Collection Handout

Take a look at the hardcopy handout helping inform residents of waste collection practice.

Waste Collection Handout

Help Us Improve

Questions? Get in contact with the Waste Management team OR let us know what is missing from the list, and we'll add it.