Service: Organics Collection
|Record #: NIA5902||Last Modified: 08 Jan 2018||Last Full Update: 27 Mar 2017|
|Office Phone||Waste Info Line 905-356-4141|
|Toll Free Phone||Waste Info Line 1-800-594-5542|
|TTY Phone||905-984-3613 ; Toll free 1-866-913-3444|
|Areas Served||Niagara Region|
|Located In Community||Thorold|
|Address & Map||
1815 Sir Issac Brock Way
Thorold, ON L2V 4T7
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|Intersection||Sir Issac Brock Way and Merrittville Hwy|
|Mailing Address||PO Box 1042
Thorold, ON L2V 4T7
|Service and Access Details|
|Description (Service)||The Niagara Region provides residents with weekly curbside collection of organics (food and yard waste, excluding grass clippings and branches), on a year-round basis. This weekly curbside collection is for single family homes and apartments with 2-6 units only.
Green Bins may be lined with newsprint, shredded paper, paper food waste bags, a certified compostable plastic bag with the BPI or Compostable logo or with no liner at all. Container limits do not apply and garbage tags are not required. If additional containers are requried, garbage cans or similar containers that meet the following requirements can be used as Green Bins:
Requirements for Substitute Containers
Height: 3 feet (91 cm) or less
Diameter: 2 feet ( 61 cm) or less
Weight: 50 lbs or less
Handles: Must have handles to pick up container
Visibility: Must have a sticker that identifies it as "Organics".
The Niagara Region also collects material from the yard, including twigs , leaves, plants and weeds. The Niagara Region also collects branches for 4 consecutive weeks in spring and fall, special preparation requirements apply.
Call or visit the website for more information.
|Hours||Call for information|
|Application||No application required|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Legal Status||(20) Regional Government|
|Resources||The Green Scene, Collection Guide, EnviroGuide, Your Guide to Organics Collection Pamphlet.|