Next Household Hazardous Waste Day Scheduled For August 28

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August 6, 2021

MOOSE JAW – The City of Moose Jaw reminds residents that the second of two Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection days scheduled for 2021 is Saturday, August 28.

From 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. on August 28, Moose Jaw residents are invited to safely dispose of unwanted chemicals and other hazardous materials from their households, free of charge, at the City Complex, 1010 High St. West.

Among materials accepted:

  • Aerosol Cans (Hair Spray, deodorant, household cleaners etc.)
  • Liquid household cleaners
  • Batteries (Lithium ion, alkaline, rechargeable etc.)
  • Light bulbs (Fluorescent, LED, metal halide etc.)

The first HHW collection day of 2021 was held April 17, with 173 customers disposing of 3,660 kilograms of hazardous waste.

The City of Moose Jaw reminds residents that they can dispose of oil, oil filters, oil containers and antifreeze free of charge at the City landfill during regular hours of operation.  For full details visit: https://moosejaw.ca/sanitary-landfill/.  Additionally, unwanted paint and electronics may be taken to SARCAN for recycling.

The City of Moose Jaw has committed to holding two HHW days every year, with the second 2021 event scheduled for Saturday, August 28.