Recycling Centre Changes
Recently, changes were made to the level of service at Wetaskiwin's Recycling Centre. This webpage contains information about the current services being offered at the City's recycling facility.
Hours of Access
The Recycling Centre is accessible 24 hours, 7 days a week.
Materials Accepted On-Site
The following materials can be dropped off at the Wetaskiwin Recycling Centre (located at 5707 - 51 Street, Wetaskiwin):
Cardboard must be flattened/broken down and placed in designated blue bins.
Tin dropped off must be rinsed and any labels removed.
We do not recycle the glass received, but use it as a compacting material for our sanitary landfill.
- Shredded Office Paper
Shredded writing paper and white window envelopes must be removed from bags prior to being disposed of in the designated bin.
- Mix Paper
Types of mix paper accepted include:
- Photocopy paper
- Writing paper
- White window envelopes
- Cardboard milk cartons
- Clean food paper containers
- Paper bags
- Any fibre
Magazines, flyers, and newspapers are accepted.
|Cardboard must be flattened and placed in the designated blue bins. |
Materials Not Being Accepted On-Site
Below is a list of materials which are not being accepted at the Recycling Centre.
- Compost & Branches
Residents can drop off their compost free-of-charge at the Sanitary Landfill.
Will there be an attendant at the Recycling Centre?
No, the Recycling Centre is now a self-service facility, meaning no attendant will be present at the facility.
Who do I contact if I have a question or want to report that one of the bins is full?
Please contact Wade Arnold, Waste Management Supervisor at: