|Child car seats are accepted for recycling year round at no charge. Please remove the straps, fabric and metal pieces; the plastic car seat can then be deposited in the mixed plastic bin.
Bring food waste to the Cochrane Eco Centre where it will be turned into high quality garden and landscape compost. Please bring your food waste in a sealed bucket or bag and empty into the designated bin.
|Appliance||Fee (per appliance)|
|Appliances containing Freon - fridges, freezers,
water coolers, air conditioners
|Large appliances - stoves, dishwashers, washers, dryers||$30|
|Small appliances - microwaves, hot water tanks
Appliances are also accepted at the City of Calgary landfills as well as some private scrap dealers. This program is year-round.
|All purpose cleaners, ammonia, bleach, disinfectants,
drain / toilet cleaner, window cleaner, pool and
hot tub cleaner, oven cleaner, shoe polish, spot remover
|Ant / rodent killers, fertilizers, insecticides, weed killers|
Hobby and Home Products
Please ensure your household chemicals are clearly labeled, sealed properly and, if possible, in the original containers.
|Brake / transmission fluids, car waxes and polishes,
gasoline, rust inhibitors / removers, solvents,
windshield washer solutions
|Those who use needles for medical purposes may dispose of them safely at the following pharmacy locations:
Needles must be in a sealed, puncture proof container with a tight fitting lid.