Recycling in London - Sort it Right!
Use separate Blue Boxes for paper and containers.
We all win when recycling is done correctly.
When recycling is not done right,
it costs taxpayers $250,000 per year. Help us cut our costs.
What materials can't be recycled in the Blue Box program?
||dark coloured paper
|waxed coffee and beverage cups/lids
||plate glass, broken glass
||StyrofoamTM (i.e., cups, packaging)
||waxed or foil coated paper
|plastic bags (return to your local grocery
If in doubt, check it out by calling 519-661-2500 (ext. 5419 or 6464) or
sending us an
General Recycling Requirements
Set your recyclables at the curbside by 7 a.m.,
but no earlier than 6 p.m. the night before.
Empty and rinse containers
Flatten and tie cardboard into bundles no larger
than 75 cm X 75 cm X 20 cm (30" X 30" X 8").
Maximum weight of recycling containers is 18
kilograms (40 lbs).