Contact Details
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
Website www.niagararegion.ca/living/waste/Organics.aspx
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community Thorold
Address & Map
1815 Sir Isaac Brock Way
Thorold, ON L2V 4T7
 
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Intersection Sir Isaac 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
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Service Categories Recycling
Resources The Green Scene, Collection Guide, EnviroGuide, Your Guide to Organics Collection Pamphlet.

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