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Special Waste Collection

Surplus cardboard

Do you have surplus cardboard or cardboard boxes that are too big to fit in your recycling bin?

A special cardboard collection is organized across the territory on two days every year:

  • Monday after January 1;
  • Monday after July 1.

pile of boxes next to the blue bin

Dates of the next collections

The next cardboard collections will be held on the following dates:

  • Monday, January 3, 2022
  • Monday, July 4, 2022

Surplus cardboard must be placed next to your recycling bin before 7 a.m. on collection day.

How to place cardboard

Please do not forget to do the following for cardboard collections:

  • unfold boxes;
  • place your cardboard in a pile at 60 cm (2 ft.) from your bin;
  • do not tie up or bundle together cardboard;
  • remove bags and styrofoam from boxes.

Did you miss the collection?

All year long, you can also take your surplus cardboard to the ecocentre . The service is free up to the limit of five visits every year from May 15 to May 14 of the following year.

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