To access the public drop-off area at Hartland, follow the signs to the general public scale where an attendant will direct you for unloading. Some items are charged by weight, others are subject to a recycling fee and some materials are accepted at no charge.


  • Maximum vehicle size: 5,500kg GVW
  • Extra charges will apply for business recycling
  • All loads must be covered and secured (penalties in effect)

Items Accepted - $110/tonne + $10 charge

Items Accepted - $120/tonne, $10 minimum

Items Accepted - $59/tonne, $10 minimum

Items Accepted - $6/residents or $26/commercial haulers

  • Tires (automotive) - rimmed (5 per visit)
  • Tires and Tubes (bicycle)

Items Accepted - no charge/residents or $26/commercial haulers (Recycle BC items)

  • Antifreeze
  • Appliances - Large
  • Appliances - Small (countertop, hairdryers, vacuums, etc. ) (ElectroRecycle)
  • Batteries (household, rechargeable and automotive)
  • Beverage Containers (refundable)
  • Bicycles
  • Books (hard and soft cover)
  • Cardboard and Pizza Boxes Recycle BC
  • Cartons (milk, soup) Recycle BC
  • Cell Phones
  • Clothing (clean, dry and bagged or boxed)
  • Cooking Oil
  • Electronics-TVs, computers (Encorp)
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Fluorescent Tubes and Light Bulbs (LightRecycle)
  • Glass Bottles and Jars Recycle BC
  • Household Hazardous Waste (accepted from residents only)
  • Lighting Equipment (LightRecycle)
  • Metal Containers (tins, aluminum foil, empty aerosol cans) Recycle BC
  • Metals-ferrous (wrought iron, casting, steel)
  • Metals-non ferrous (lead, copper brass, aluminum, windows, sliding doors)
  • Motor Oil (filters and empty oil containers)
  • Paints and Solvents (for recycling or paint exchange) - max: 10 cans
  • Paper Products Recycle BC
  • Plastic (bags and overwrap) Recycle BC
  • Plastic Packaging (flexible) Recycle BC
  • Plastic Packaging (rigid containers) Recycle BC
  • Pesticides
  • Propane Tanks - max: 2 per visit
  • Salvageable Goods (see below)
  • Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms
  • Styrofoam (blocks and trays) Recycle BC
  • Thermostats (Switch the 'Stat)
  • Tires (automotive) - unrimmed

Salvageable Goods

The Salvage area at Hartland accepts some reusable items that are in working order. These goods are made available to non-profit or charitable organizations for reuse or resale. The items accepted varies; please see onsite attendant for more information.

Questions? Contact Us

1.800.663.4425 local 3030

Covered Loads

All loads must be covered and secured in order to reduce litter on roadways. Those vehicles arriving with uncovered and/or unsecured loads will be charged double the normal fee.