Household Hazardous Waste Collection September 23, 2023

Bruce County is collecting Household Hazardous Waste in Walkerton on Saturday, September 23, 2023 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Bruce County Highways Garage (94 County Road 2). Residents of Bruce County are welcome to attend the event.

Household hazardous waste materials include: paints and stains, propane tanks, used oil, aerosols, batteries, antifreeze, oil filters, solvents, household cleaners, fluorescent lights, fertilizers, fuel, pharmaceuticals, fire extinguishers, pesticides, and pool chemicals. The full list is available on Bruce County's website

Please note that commercial waste, agricultural waste, industrial waste, PCB’s, ammunitions, and flares will not be accepted. Only containers with a volume of 30 litres or less will be accepted. Waste must be received in containers that can be disposed of. Containers will not be emptied and returned (ie. gas cans). Empty metal paint cans are blue box recyclable.

Attendees must remain in their vehicle with waste materials in their open trunk only for unloading. Please do not attend events if you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms.

Bruce County retains the right to refuse service if protocols are not being followed.