Waste Reduction Week

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Waste Reduction Week takes place from October 18-24, 2021! 

From October 19-27, St. Albert residents are encouraged to participate in a Waste Reduction Week scavenger hunt. 

A phone with the BeWasteWise app

Be Waste Wise App

Get reminders by email, phone call, text message or Twitter!

Not sure where an item goes? Use the Be Waste Wise App and click on "What Goes Where?" for sorting tips.

Download the mobile App today! 

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Unacceptable materials in the Green Organics Cart shown with a red circle
Unacceptable materials in the Green Organics Cart shown with a red circle

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What Goes Where? Green Organics Cart Tips ›

Unacceptable items in the Green Organics Cart may increase program costs and lower the quality of the finished product. Click here to see the commonly mis-sorted items.

Top Resources

A phone with the BeWasteWise app

Be Waste Wise App ›

Receive collection reminders and access to waste sorting tips on your mobile phone.

Leaves on the ground

Curbside Leaf Pick-Up ›

Are you cleaning up your yard? The City of St. Albert will pick up leaves from your curbside!

dryer out for collection at the curb

Compost Giveaway ›

Fall compost is now available for collection at the Mike Mitchell Recycling Depot.

Wise the Owl stands in front of a school with a Green Organics Cart

Resources for Classrooms ›

The City of St. Albert offers presentations for schools and educators that align with the Alberta Science Curriculum.