London-Middlesex is in the Red/Control category of the Provincial Keeping Ontario Safe and Open framework. A number of City facilities have reopened to the public for in-person programs and services.
The City of London operates a Household Special Waste Depot, and offers residents a safe way to dispose of household hazardous (special) waste. This includes any material that is corrosive, flammable, ignitable or reactive.
The Recycle Coach App can help answer questions about drop off services offered by the City of London.
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The following materials are accepted at the Household Special Waste Depot and at EnviroDepots.
This is a depot for residential use and there is no charge for residents of the City of London and Middlesex County, and to businesses disposing of small quantities from London and Middlesex County. The exemption limit for businesses disposing of hazardous waste is 5 kg/month (60 kg/year), and is 25 kg/month (300 kg/year) for liquid industrial waste.
Businesses with larger quantities cannot use this depot and must dispose of their special waste with a private contractor according to provincial regulations.