Household Hazardous Waste Collection September 30

The household hazardous waste collection will take place on Saturday, September 30 between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. in the parking lot of the Westmount Public Library, 4574 Rue Sherbrooke O.

ACCEPTED MATERIALS REFUSED MATERIALS
  • 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
  • electronic waste (not to confuse with simple electric
    appliances)
  • 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.)
  • furniture and clothing
  • electric appliances (not electronic)

Electronic waste will be collected the same day through the EPRA-Quebec’s Recycle my electronics program. Electronic waste includes computers, phones, printers, etc. It does not include small appliances.

Household hazardous waste is also accepted at all times at Montreal’s ecocentres, and specific materials are accepted by some retailers (e.g., batteries, propane tanks).

For more information, visit the City’s hazardous waste web page.