Terrace Bay

Learn more about your recycling program.

Recycling Program Transition

Circular Materials will manage Terrace Bay’s recycling program as of July 1, 2024. This transition will not impact recycling collection frequency and accepted materials.

For information on recycling until July 1, please visit Terrace Bay’s website.

Get in touch

As of July 1, 2024, please contact GFL for any recycling collection inquiries. They can be contacted for:

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


Be recycle ready

  • Curbside recycling pickup takes place on the last Thursday of every month.
  • Place recycling at the curb by 7am on your collection day.
  • Sort your recyclables before placing them in your transparent bags. Place paper/cardboard materials in bag #1 and containers in bag #2.
  • Flatten, bundle, and break down cardboard boxes to save space on recycling. If your cardboard is too large for plastic bags, please then dry, flattened and bundled it with string or twine, at a maximum of 3 ft. x 2 ft. x 1ft.
  • Clean materials before recycling. Make sure items are free of food, liquid, and residue before placing them in the blue bag for recycling.
  • Boxboard
  • Cardboard
  • Fine papers
  • Flyers and junk mail
  • Magazines
  • Newspaper
  • Paper egg cartons
  • Cans (crushed – if possible)
  • Aluminum foil wrap and trays (cleaned and crumpled)
  • Gable top cartons and juice boxes
  • Plastic containers – All containers with # 1-7 (Crushed if possible and caps removed)
  • Aerosols
  • Glass
  • Plastic bags
  • Plastic bottle caps
  • Plastics not labelled
  • Straws
  • Styrofoam
  • Tupperware
  • Styrofoam