Waste Disposal and Recycling Options

The following pages provide waste disposal and recycling options for various materials. For further information, contact the City of Chilliwack Engineering Department at 604-793-2907. You may also want to contact the BC Recycling Hotline at 1-800-667-4321.

  • Recycling or disposal options: A to M
    Ammunition, Antifreeze, Appliances (large and small), Asbestos, Batteries, Building materials, Cardboard, Cars, Cartridges, Cash Registers, Cell Phones, Clothing, Computer Equipment and Electronics, Concrete/Asphalt, Dead Animals, Exercise Machines, Eyeglasses, Flammable Liquids, Freon, Furniture, Gasoline, Glass Containers, Grocery Bags, Gypsum Wallboard (Gyproc), Hazardous Waste, Light Bulbs/Ballasts, Light Fixtures, Mattresses, Medication, Metal Scrap
  • Recycling or disposal options: N to Z
    Newspaper, Oil, Oil Filters/Tanks, Oil and Gas Mixtures, Packing Paper, Paint, Pesticides, Phone Books, Plastic Food and Beverage Containers, Plastic Furniture, Plastic Toys, Power Tools, Propane Tanks, Shingles-Asphalt, Smoke Detectors, Solvents, Sports Equipment, Straw, Styrofoam, Thermostats, Tires, Wood, Stumps, Yard Waste, X-Rays

ITEMS ACCEPTED IN CURBSIDE COLLECTION PROGRAM AND AT MUNICIPAL RECYCLING DEPOTS:

  • Newspaper and inserts
  • Cardboard
  • Junk mail and flyers
  • School and office paper
  • Cereal boxes
  • Pizza boxes
  • Phone books and catalogues
  • Plastics labelled 1 - 7
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Tin / aluminum cans
  • Aluminum foil
  • Milk jugs
  • Tetra-paks
  • Pop / water / juice bottles

*** Beverage containers (except milk jugs) should be returned to place of purchase for deposit refund. 

Recycling or disposal options: A to M

Antifreeze, Appliances, Refrigerators, washers, dryers, Asbestos, Batteries, Building materials, Cardboard, Cars, Cartridges, Cell Phones, Clothing, Computer equipment/Software, Concrete, Dead animals, Eyeglasses, Flammable Liquids, Furniture, Gasoline, Glass Containers, Grocery Bags, Plastic, Gypsum Wallboard (Gyproc), Hazardous Waste, Mattresses, Medication, Metal Scrap

Recycling or disposal options: N to Z

Newspaper, Oil Filters/Tanks, Packing Paper, Paint, Pesticides, Phone Books, Plastic Beverage Containers, Propane Tanks, Solvents, Sports equipment, Straw, Styrofoam, Tires, Wood, Stumps, Yard Waste, X-Rays