Recycling & Composting


Recycling Bins are located at:
Town Public Works Shop
4406 62A Avenue

Products that will be collected by the Recycle Program include the following items:

  • Cardboard Corrugated, cereal boxes (flattened, bundled or bagged). No wax boxes.
  • Paper Newsprint, magazines, catalogues, white or coloured ledger paper and computer paper.
  • Tin Soup cans, juice cans, pet food cans, etc. (cleaned, rinsed and labels removed).
  • Plastics All plastic #1-#7 (cleaned and rinsed), includes milk jugs, yogourt containers, any refundable plastic and juice boxes. NO PLASTIC BAGS, WRAP OR STYROFOAM
  • Electronics Although we accept all electronics, computers, computer accessories for recycling at no cost, they can only be accepted at the Barrhead Regional Landfill.
  • No glass is being accepted at this time.


All landscaping materials such as grass clippings and tree trimmings are welcome to:

Barrhead Composting Lot
4515 61 Avenue
East of the Firehall