Waste Management Facility: Site Updates

Waste Management Facility: Updates

 

The Solid Waste Department will post important Waste Management Facility NOTICES, UPDATES or CANCELLATIONS in this section. Waste Management Facility information will also be posted using social media or by pressing Option #2 available when you contact the Waste Management Hotline at (902) 567-1337.

 

Waste Management Facility Information

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CBRM's Waste Disposal Tipping Fee Schedule 1:  Effective April 1, 2020

Waste Disposl Tipping Fee Schedule

 

IMPORTANT SOLID WASTE REMINDER: Northside Public Drop-Off Site

Please be advised the Northside Public Drop-Off Site is CLOSED on Saturday, April 4, 2020. This site will remain closed until further notice in an effort to protect our staff and the public from the Covid-19 virus.

The solid waste department thanks you for your patience and understanding during this time. If you have questions, you are encouraged to contact the Solid Waste Hotline at (902) 567-1337 and leave your name, phone number and brief message so an educator can contact you. Educators are available to respond to voice mail Monday to Friday between 8:30am and 4:00pm.

IMPORTANT SOLID WASTE UPDATE:

In an effort to protect our solid waste staff and the public from the Covid-19 virus, all Solid Waste Management sites will be closed to the general public starting Tuesday, March 24, 2020 until further notice. Only current registered IC&I users and vehicles carrying out CBRM curbside collection will have access to sites.

The Sites included in these restrictions are:

1. CBRM Waste Management Facility SPAR RD
2. Transfer Station @ 715 SPAR Rd
3. Camdon Recycling Ltd. 345 Gulf Crescent, Sydport Industrial Park
4. CBRM’s Residential Hazardous Waste Depot 345 Gulf Crescent, Sydport Industrial Park

CURBSIDE COLLECTION:

CBRM’s curbside collection program will continue as regularly scheduled in the 2019-2020 Curbside Collection Calendar. Please continue to place your materials curbside on your scheduled collection day. As well, collectors will be making allowances for any extra bags that may be placed curbside.

HEAVY GARBAGE COLLECTION:

CBRM’s Heavy Garbage Collection has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date. Please DO NOT place any heavy garbage out to the curb for collection.

The solid waste department thanks you for your patience and understanding during this time. If you have questions, you are encouraged to contact the Solid Waste Hotline at (902) 567-1337 and leave your name, phone number and brief message so an educator can contact you. Educators will still be available to respond to voice mail Monday to Friday between 8:30am and 4:00pm.

 

Seasonal Leaf and Yard Drop Off Sites: Closed for Season

The seasonal leaf and yard waste drop-off sites located in North Sydney, Glace Bay and New Waterford are now CLOSED for the season until the Week of May 10, 2020.

North Sydney Leaf and Yard Drop-Off Site, King Street, North Sydney:
OPEN each Thursday 1pm to 6pm will re-open on Thursday, May 14, 2020

Glace Bay Leaf and Yard Drop-Off Site, Public Works Yard, West Avenue, Glace Bay:
OPEN each Saturday 9am to 3pm will re-open on Saturday, May 16, 2020.

New Waterford Leaf and Yard Drop-Off Site: Public Works Yard, Ling Street, New Waterford:
OPEN each Saturday 9am to 3pm will re-open on Saturday, May 16, 2020.

 

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The Leaf and Yard Drop-Off Site located at the Waste Management Facility on Spar Road in Sydney is open year-round.  Residents can drop off leaf and yard waste 8am to 4pm Tuesday to Saturday.

 

Waste Management Facility:  Waste Disposal Tipping Fees

Waste Disposal Tipping Fee Schedule 1

PRODUCT TIPPING FEE COMMENTS

RMW

(Residual Mixed Waste)

ICI Sector = $96.00/tonne Residual mixed waste - RMW (Garbage) tip fee will be charged to the ICI (Institutional/Commercial/Industrial) sectors only.
Residential - No Charge

C&D Unsorted

(Construction & Demolition)

ICI Sector = $96.00/tonne Construction and Demolition (C&D) waste tip fee will be charged to the ICI (Institutional/Commercial/Industrial) sectors only.
Residential - No Charge

C&D Wood

(Construction & Demolition

ICI Sector = $48.00/tonne Construction and Demolition (C&D) waste tip fee will be charged to the ICI (Institutional/Commercial/Industrial) sectors only.
Residential - No Charge
Impacted Soil ICI Sector = $36.00/tonne Impacted soil waste tip fee will be charged to the ICI (Institutional/Commercial/Industrial) sectors only.
Residential - No Charge
Scrap Metal ICI Sector = $36.00/tonne Scrap metal waste tip fee will be charged to the ICI (Institutional/Commercial/Industrial) sectors only.
Residential - No Charge
Organics ICI Sector = $60.00/tonne Organics waste tip fee will be charged to the ICI (Institutional/Commercial/Industrial)sectors only.
Residential - No Charge
Organics Unsorted (Contaminated) ICI Sector = $90.00/tonne Unsorted or contaminated Organics waste tip fee will be charged to the ICI (Institutional/Commercial/Industrial) sectors only.
Residential - No Charge
Asbestos

ICI Sector = Friable $36.00/regulation bag - minimum charge = $600.00

Non-Friable = $96.00/tonne

Prior notice and approval is required before material arrival.  Phone Waste Management Facility Site at (902)563-5590.

Residential - No Charge
Leaf and Yard Waste No Charge No charge for Leaf and Yard Waste