Halton Waste Management Site

Halton Waste Management Site (HWMS) opening on Sundays.

In addition to the normal Site operating hours of Monday to Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., the HWMS will also be open on Sundays from April 17 to July 10, 2016, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. as part of a pilot program. This program will measure resident interest and assess the long-term feasibility of having the HWMS open on Sundays. All regular HWMS services will be available.

2010 Aerial Photo Halton Waste Management SiteThe Halton Waste Management Site (HWMS) is Halton’s “one stop” solution for the 3Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle), yard waste composting, the safe disposal of household hazardous waste and of course, garbage disposal.

The Different Waste Disposal Depots at the Halton Waste Management Site

Halton Waste Management Site is more than just a landfill!  The Site offers a range of on-site diversion options to Halton residents:

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Location

Halton Waste Management Site is located at 5400 Regional Road 25, Milton (view map External Link) (north of Dundas Street, south of Britannia Road).


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Operating Hours

Open 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Saturday, except for the following holidays:

  • New Year's Day
  • Family Day
  • Good Friday
  • Victoria Day
  • Canada Day
  • Civic Holiday
  • Labour Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Day

In addition to these hours, the Halton Waste Management Site (HWMS) will also be open on Sundays from April 17 to July 10, 2016 8 .a.m. to 12 p.m. as part of a pilot program. This program will measure resident interest and assess the long-term feasibility of having the HWMS open on Sundays.

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Did You Know...

  • In 2011, just over 8,100 tonnes of material was diverted from disposal through the Container Station.
  • HWMS uses a full-time falconer and bird of prey to effectively deter seagulls from the landfill.
  • HWMS was the first landfill in Canada to use rubberized asphalt to pave the 4kms of on-site access roads (35,000 scrap tires were used in the process).
  • HWMS collects rainwater from building roofs for re-use on site for such tasks as washing equipment & garden watering.
  • Each year the Household Hazardous Waste Depot disposes or recycles over 800,000 litres of residential hazardous waste.

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