Kitchener-Waterloo Recycling Guide

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From toxic chemicals to plastic containers, Capital Junk has created an Kitchener Waterloo Region Recycling Guide to help you find the proper disposal site and recycling depot for a large array of materials. We’re experts in our field for properly disposing of or donating unwanted items and will be happy to assist you if you are ever in a bind. Simple, cost-effective and stress-free: get in touch if you need us! Otherwise, we hope you find value in our helpful recycling guide.

Select the first letter of the item to begin, and you will be moved to that section of the alphabet. From there, scroll till you find your item and expand the info box in order to learn more about recycling in Kitchener, Waterloo, Guelph and Cambridge.

Select A Letter:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

Aluminium
Antifreeze
Appliances
Audio Equipment
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B

Bathtubs
Batteries (AA, AAA, C, D, button cell)
Batteries (car)
Batteries (cell phone)
Batteries (lead-acid)
Batteries (power tool)
Batteries (rechargeable)
Bedding
Bicycles
Binders
Blankets
Blenders
Books
Bricks
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C

Cardboard
Cardboard Ice Cream Containers
Carpet
Cassette Tapes
CD Players
CDs (Compact Disks)
Cell Phones
Ceramic Flower Pots
Chalk
Clear Plastic
Cloth Based Items
Cloth Grocery Bags
Clothing
Concrete
Cork
Curtains and Drapes
Cutlery
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D

Dehumidifiers
Deodorant Spray Bottles
Digital Cameras
Dishes
Disinfectants
Drink Boxes
Driveway Sealant
Drywall
DVD Players
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E

Eggshells
Electric Hospital Beds
Electric Typewriters
Electronics
Empty Aerosol Containers
Eyeglasses
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F

Fax Machines
Fertilizers
Fire Extinguishers
Flat Screen Monitors
Flat Screen Televisions
Floppy Discs
Fluorescent Tubes
Flyers
Foam Packaging
Freezers
Frozen Juice Cans
Furnaces
Furnace Filters
Furniture
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G

Garden Hose
Gift Wrapping Paper
Glass Bottles
Glass Liquor Bottles
Glass Windows
Glass Wine Bottles
Grass Clippings
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Herbicides
Hot Tubs
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I

Incandescent Light Bulbs
Inhaler
Inkjet Cartridges
Insecticides
Irons
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J

We were unable to find a recyclable item that starts with J

K

Kerosene
Kitty Litter
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L

Laminated Wood
Lamps
Laser Cartridges
Latex Paint
Lawn Mowers
Leaves
Light Bulbs
Light Bulbs (Spiral LED)
Light Fixtures
Lighters
Lumber
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M

Magazines
Magnets
Margarine Tubs
Mason Jars
Matches
Mattresses
Medication
Mercury
Metal Bed Frames
Metal Clothes Hangers
Microwave Ovens
Mirrors
Mothballs
Motor Oil
Musical Instruments (excluding pianos)
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N

Nail Polish
Needles
Newspaper
Non-laser Cartridges
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O

Office Furniture
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P

Pagers
Paint Cans
Paint Thinner
Pans
Paper Bags
Paper Plates
Patio Stones
Pesticides
Pharmaceuticals
Photocopier Cartridges
Photocopiers
Pianos
Pillows
Plastic Clothes Hangers
Plastic Flower Pots
Plastic Ice Cream Containers
Plastic Yogurt Containers
Polypropylene Bags
Polystyrene
Pool Chemicals
Pool Heater
Pool Pumps
Popsicle Sticks (wood)
Popsicle Sticks (plastic)
Potato Chip Tube
Pots
Pottery
Power Tool Blades
Power Tools
Pressure Treated Wood
Printer Toner
Printers
Produce Styrofoam Trays
Projectors
Propane Tanks
PVC
The city will accept PVC with your curbside garbage as long as it does not exceed bundles measuring 92 cm (3 ft) in length and 23 kg in weight (50lbs). If your PVC is larger than this consider Capital Junk’s full service removal./su_spoiler]
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Q

Q-Tips (cardboard or wooden stick)
Q-Tips (plastic stick)
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R

Radiators
Radios
Rags
Rain Barrels
Rat Poison
Refrigerators
Rocks
Rubber Corks
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S

Satellite Dishes
Sawdust
Scanners
Scissors
Scrap Metal
Sealant
Security Alarm Systems
Seeds
Sewing Supplies
Sheets
Shingles
Shoes
Shredded Paper
Shrubs
Silica Kitty Litter
Sinks
Sleeping Bags
Small Appliances
Smoke Alarms
Snow Blowers
Sod
Soda Cans
Sofa's
Soil
Soiled Paper
Speakers
Sponges
Sports Equipment
Steel Cans
Stereos
Stoves
Stuffed Animals
Stumps
Styrofoam
Switches
Syringes
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T

Tar
Tea Bags
Telephone Books
Telephone Equipment
Televisions
Tetra Packs
Tile
Tires
Toilets
Toys
Trampoline Frame
Transmission Fluid
Turntables
Turpentine
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U

We were unable to find a recyclable item that starts with U

V

Vacuum Cleaner
VCR's
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W

Walkers
Wallpaper
Washing Machine
Water Cooler
Water Cooler Jugs
Water Tank
Waxed Cardboard
Waxed Paper
Wheelchairs
Whipping Cream Cans
Windows
Wine Bottles
Wiring
Wooden Bed Frames
Wooden Pallets
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X

We were unable to find a recyclable item that starts with X

Y

Yard Refuse
Yarn
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Z

We were unable to find a recyclable item that starts with Z