Posts Categorized: Waste Management

Pesticide and Livestock/Equine Medication Drop-Off

Clean Farms Ontario have organized pesticide and livestock/equine medication drop-off locations across Ontario. This is a one day event for farmers to dispose of unwanted pesticides and livestock medications free of charge. The closest locations to Peterborough County are: Cobourg at Northumberland Grain Cobourg – (519) 839-4861 Lindsay at Alliance Agri-Turf – (705) 324-7761 Drop-off… Read more »

Garbage and Recycling Delay – White Lake Road West

Garbage and recycling collection on White Lake Road West beyond number 889 has been delayed due to road work. The collection company, Waste Connections of Canada, will attempt to return later today or tomorrow (Tuesday) morning. Please leave garbage and recycling out for this later collection.    

Warsaw Public Works Yard Leaf Bin is back!

A bin is now available to Douro-Dummer residents at the Warsaw Public Works Yard for the disposal of leaf, brush and yard waste. The bin will be available through-out September and October. Lumber, garbage and other waste needs to be taken to one of the following locations: Halls Glen Transfer Station (Douro-Dummer residents only) 1951… Read more »

No Change to Waste Collection on Labour Day

Curbside recycling and garbage will be collected as usual on the holiday Monday of the Labour Day long weekend (pdf – 178KB), Monday, September 2, 2019. If your regular collection day is on Monday, collection will still take place on Monday; if your regular collection day is Tuesday, collection will still take place on Tuesday. Please… Read more »

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Saturday August 17, 2019

The Waste Management Division of the County of Peterborough is offering a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day at the Hall’s Glen Transfer Station on Saturday, August 17th, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. During the event staff will be collecting accepted household hazardous waste only, such as: Aerosols Antifreeze Automotive fluids Batteries (all kinds) Cleaners… Read more »

Bulky Plastics at Halls Glen Transfer Station

A bulky plastics bin is now in place at the Halls Glen Transfer Station! Please visit www.ptbocounty.ca/recycling under the Bulky Plastics Recycling section for a complete list of what can and cannot be recycled in these bins, as well as alternate locations for bulky plastic collection.   Don’t wait to drop off your bulky plastics,… Read more »