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Together, residents and the Municipality can help make West Nipissing safer and more environmentally friendly. 

Blue Box Curbside Pickup
  • For recycling, please use two blue boxes: one for paper, and the other for acceptable recyclables made of plastic, glass and metals.
  • Curbside Recycling Pickup happens every second week.
  • Place your recyclables at the curb no earlier than 7pm on the eve and no later than 7am on the morning of a pick up.
  • Waste and Recyclables that are not sorted or contained properly could be left at the curb.
Recycling Depots

24/7 Access Recycling Depots

  • Verner Arena Parking Lot
  • Crystal Falls and Tomiko Lake Area- Boat Launching Site on Crystal Falls Road
  • Field – Larocque Street behind Riverview Market
  • North Monetville Fire Hall

All Landfill Sites have recycling bins for cardboard, newspapers, glass, tin, aluminum and plastics. They are accessible during landfill hours of operations.

Recyclable Materials



  • Corrugated cardboard, broken down, no bigger than 24” x 24” (60 x 60 cm)
  • Newspaper and flyers
  • Boxboard (cereal, tissue, cracker boxes)
  • Catalogues and magazines
  • Hard and softcover books
  • Phone books
  • Household and office paper
  • Greeting cards
  • Paper egg cartons and coffee trays


  • Aluminum cans
  • Plastic containers (symbols #1-7)
  • Cans (lids removed)
  • Glass bottles and jars (lids removed)
  • Plastic containers (symbols #1-7)
  • Empty, dry paint cans (lids removed)

Return your LCBO beverage containers to The Beer Store for a full deposit refund. Visit to learn more.


  • Garbage
  • Hazardous waste
  • Clothing
  • Plastic wrap
  • Windows & mirrors
  • Pots & pans/kitchen ware
  • Syringes
  • Fast food drinking cups
  • Hard plastics (dishes, toys, laundry baskets, hoses, tupperware)
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