waste and recycling


Household Hazardous Waste is not accepted at any of the municipal waste sites. The Township of Stone Mills hosts a Household Hazardous Waste Day every other year when these items will be accepted and disposed of in accordance with the regulations respecting these products. 

Brendar Environmental Inc. is offering Free Residential Paint and Battery drop-off Mondays from 9:00am to 5:00pm. For more information, please view their flyer: Brendar Environmental Inc. Flyer

Please visit ontario.ca for other ways to dispose of Household Hazardous waste.

Other Items Of Interest:

Bylaw 2007-413 Waste Management

Waste Recycling Strategy 2011


Programs exist for the return of medications and sharps to pharmacies.  Please note the following program notices.

Medications Return Program

Sharps Collection Program

Recyclable Plastic Information

All residents MUST RECYCLEBY-LAW 2007-413

All recyclable materials MUST BE kept CLEAN and deposited by residents into the proper recycle bins.


Paper Bin - Free
Clean paper, cardboard & paper products.  Boxes should be flattened & bundled.

DO NOT place waxed or coated paper, milk or orange juice containers, Christmas wrap & pet food bags in this bin.  These are to be landfilled.

Plastic & Can Bin - Free
Rigid plastic containers with numbers 1 – 7 in symbol.  Clean food & cleaning containers, plastic paint containers, juice & water bottles & grocery bags.  Place plastic grocery bags in another bag & tie.  Clean food & drink cans.  All plastic and cans must be clean and contained in a clear plastic bag.

DO NOT place metal paint cans, rigid plastic such as toys, water pipes, flower pots, plastic lawn furniture or greenhouse & bale wrap.  Aerosol spray cans, empty oil or petroleum containers #3 are hazardous waste.

Scrap Metal Bin - Free
All scrap metal including dry empty metal paint cans may be placed in this bin.

DO NOT place plastic paint containers in this area.

Styrofoam Bin - Free 
Foam protective packaging & white insulation. All polystyrene must be clean, dry and contained in a clear plastic bag. 

DO NOT place peanut packaging, coffee cups, meat trays or any other food grade styrofoam in this bin.

Glass Area - Free 
Bottles & jars.  The glass is then crushed & used for road base during construction.

DO NOT place lids, ceramics, mirrors, etc. in this area.

E-Waste – Free 
Computers, televisions, VCR’s, stereos, copiers and fax machines

Tires - Free

Brush - Accepted at Camden & Sheffield Waste Sites only – ½ ton $20 – dump truck $50

Appliances Containing Refrigerant – $5 - $20

NO large unrecyclable, unbagged waste items will be accepted at any waste site.  These items can be taken to:

         Westendorp Disposal                  Napanee Waste Solutions                         Progressive Waste Solutions
    County Rd 6 @ County Rd 1                    2332 County Rd 41                                    1266 McAdoo’s Land 
               Yarker, ON                                        North of Selby                                                Kingston, ON 
            613-377-6565                                      613-388-2400                                               613-548-4428                 

Residents will be charged for disposal – Call for business hours

Waste MUST NOT BE deposited at the gate or along the roadsides.  Violators & Trespassers will be investigated, charged and prosecuted.

Composters are available at a cost of $46.00 at the Township Office.

For more information please visit: 


During regular business hours contact the Public Works Department at 613-378-1435

Emergency Situations Phone 911 
By-Law Enforcement Officer Phone 613-541-3213

Frequently Asked Questions

To view a list of the most frequently asked questions regarding Waste & Recycling, please click here.

Key Contacts

Jeff Thompson 

Public Works Manager
Tel.: 613-378-1435 ext. 230

Ian Veres

Public Works Supervisor
Tel.: 613-378-1435 ext. 233

Laura McKenna

Public Works Administrator
Tel.: 613-378-1435 ext. 224


Monday through Thursday
7 am to 5 pm

4504 County Road 4 Centreville ON K0K 1N0