Durham Region. Works Department

Regional Waste Disposal Sites, Oshawa Site

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Record #: OSH0005 Last Modified: 06 Feb 2014 Last Full Update: 06 Feb 2014
Location, Telephone & Internet
Address & Map
1640 Ritson Rd N
Oshawa, ON L1G 6Z6
 
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Office Phone905-433-2050
Fax905-433-0736
Toll Free PhoneCall Centre 1-800-667-5671
E-mailwaste@durham.ca
Websitewww.durham.ca/waste
LocationOshawa (City of)
IntersectionRitson Rd N and Taunton Rd
Description & Services
Areas ServedDurham Region
HoursBrock, Oshawa, Port Perry sites Tue-Sat 8 am-4 pm Note May to October open each Thursday to 6 pm * Pickering site Mon-Fri 7 am-6 pm, Sat 7 am-4 pm * Courtice site Mon-Fri 6 am-5 pm, Sat 7 am-12 noon
LanguagesEnglish
FeesService - Fees depend on type and amount of waste * see website for fees ; No charge for full load of household hazardous waste, e-waste, tires, bale wrap and/or bulky polstyrene or any combination of this material in a load * mixed with waste material, service fees for disposal will apply
DescriptionLicensed waste disposal sites for the disposal, recycling, composting, and reuse of residential household waste * Regional Waste Management Facilities accept residential garbage, wood, tires, leaf and yard waste * scrap metal, drywall, car batteries * motor oils, oil filters * fridges, stoves and other white goods, and propane tanks * paint exchange program, Household Hazardous Wastes, Blue Box Recyclables 
 
Used Tires Program (UTP) accepts used tires at no charge at any of the region's waste management facilities * Region of Durham working with Ontario Tire Stewardship to collect used tires * tires reused if still roadworthy or recycled to create new products 
 
Propane and helium tanks require special disposal at a Household Hazardous Waste facility  
 
Other Regional Waste Disposal Sites  
 
1623 Reach St,  
Port Perry, ON  
905-985-7973  
 
Brock Sideroad 17,  
Township of Brock 
705-437-2933 
 
1220 Squires Beach Rd 
Pickering, ON 
Phone: 905-426-4222 
This location accepts Household Hazardous Wastes for free disposal only from Tue-Sat
Other Details
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Call for details
Classification/Subjects
Service CategoriesRecycling ; Refuse Disposal Facilities