Learn more about your recycling program.

Recycling resources

Learn more about recycling collection in Chatham-Kent.

Get in touch

For any recycling collection inquiries, please contact Waste Connections. They can be contacted for:

  • Replacement bins.
  • Missed collections.
  • Other recycling questions.

Waste Connections

Be recycle ready

  • Place blue and black boxes at the curb no earlier than 7:00 p.m. the night before your collection day and no later than 7:00 a.m. the morning of collection.
  • Recycling boxes will not be emptied if items other than acceptable recycling materials are present in the box.
  • Flatten all large boxboard and cardboard, bundle and tie in dimensions no larger than 75cm x 75cm x 20cm (30″ x 30″ x 8″) and place beside black box. If placing large boxboard and cardboard inside the black box, please ensure all material is flattened and no longer than 75cm (30″).
  • Rinse all containers to remove all food residue before placing them in the recycling box.