1151 Bronte Road, Oakville
Ontario, Canada, L6M 3L1
Phone: Dial 311 or
Toll free: 1-866-442-5866
Email Halton Region
If purchasing liners, ensure you only select certified compostable liners with the Biodegradable Products Institute (BPI) logo on the box, as shown below:
Certified compostable liner bags with the BPI logo are made from plant-based materials, so they compost easily.
The following bags are accepted in Halton Region's GreenCart program.
BioBag Canada Inc.
BIOSAK Compostable Brown Bags
W. Ralston (Canada) Inc.
Great Value Compostable Kitchen Garbage Bags
AL-PACK Enterprises Ltd.
Tuffguy Compostable Kitchen Organics Bags
Bag-to-Earth ® Paper Food Waste Bags
Prescott Paper Products
(paper bags do not require the BPI logo)
Compostable Kitchen Bags
Compostable Green Bin Liners
Bag To Nature
Indaco Manufacturing Ltd.
Please note: This is not the same as the Glad Recycling Green Bags for Kitchen Organics which are NOT accepted in the GreenCart because they are made from regular plastic.
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GreenCarts lined with unacceptable bags will not be collected.
The following bags are not accepted in the GreenCart:
For problems or questions regarding this site, please email Halton
or dial 311 or 905-825-6000
Toll free 1-866-4HALTON (1-866-442-5866) | TTY: 905-827-9833
Halton Region is composed of
the City of Burlington,
the Town of Halton Hills,
the Town of Milton,
and the Town of Oakville .