Household Hazardous Waste Collection on October 5th

The household hazardous waste collection will take place on Saturday October 5th between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. in the Westmount Public Library parking lot at 4574 Sherbrooke Street West. Please refer to the following table for the materials that will be accepted for this collection



  • paint (latex, alkyds, enamel)
  • solvents
  • cleaners and household products
  • pesticides and fertilizers
  • batteries (dry-cell and car batteries)
  • car batteries (acid/lead)
  • antifreeze
  • motor oil, empty containers and filters
  • nail polish
  • aerosol cans
  • fluorescent tubes lights and CFLs
  • swimming pool chemicals
  • propane tanks
  • anything marked corrosive, reactive or flammable
  • appliances
  • asbestos
  • tires
  • CFCs and all commercial waste
  • biomedical waste
  • radioactive waste
  • firearms and ammunition
  • fireworks and road flares
  • medication
  • products containing PCBs
  • individual containers of more
    than 20 L (5 gal.)

The same day, electronic waste and used clothing will also be collected by EPRA-Quebec’s Recycle my electronics program and by the Salvation Army.

Household hazardous waste is also accepted at all times in the various ecocentres of the City of Montreal as well as at certain retailers. Click here for more details.

For more information, contact