We partner with our customers and communities, to manage and reduce waste from collection to disposal while recovering valuable resources, and creating safe, clean and sustainable solutions.
Halifax Dumpster Services, Portable Toilets, Waste Collection, Recycling Services
Environmental Services Group offers cost-effective and responsible practices for waste collection in the Halifax area. We’ve got all your garbage, recycling and septic needs covered.
We've got you covered in the Halifax area.
Whether you’ve got a business, construction company or rental property, our bins can accommodate all your waste removal needs.
Construction sites, festivals and other special events—our portable toilets can be used wherever you need them.
Get your garbage, recycling and green bins to the curb, and we’ll take it to the treatment facility to be properly sorted.
Reducing the amount of waste created and then recycling that waste properly ensures less is going to the landfills each year.
Bring us your grass clippings, leaf bags and other yard waste and we’ll turn it into Grade A compost you can use in your gardens.
Septic Tank Cleaning
Our experts are able to provide helpful guidance and professional services to keep your septic systems running smoothly.
Waste processing is the course of action for all waste materials—from construction debris to household hazardous waste. Everything gets treated and disposed properly.
From Roadside Service, Equipment sales to Snow Plowing—we are here for when you need a little extra service.
Halifax Area Garbage & Recycling Guidelines
Everything you need to know about garbage and recycling for the Haliax area.
Halifax uses separate blue bags for recyclables and paper, green bins for organics and clear bags for everything else. See the Sorting Guide or download the Halifax Recycles app on Google Play or the iTunes App Store.
For a complete set of rules on waste collection and disposal in the Halifax area, see the Solid Waste Resource Collection and Disposal By-Law.
Clifton Recycling Centre
2651 Clifton Street
Unwanted electronics can be recycled free of charge at any EPRA Drop-off Centre.
Properly dispose of hazardous waste like paint, propane tanks, florescent lightbulbs, household chemicals and batteries.
Construction & Demolition Debris
Dispose of your construction and demolition debris responsibly and ethically.
Otter Lake Waste Processing and Disposal Facility
Exit 3, Hwy 103
600 Otter Lake Drive
Hours of Operation
Landfill hours may be different for residential and commercial customers. See hours of operation for details.
Tipping and disposal fees may vary based on the type of waste. See the pricing page for details.
You can bring the following construction and demolition waste:
- Brick, Block and Concrete
- Clean Asphalt Shingles
- Painted or Treated Wood
- Ceiling Tile
- Insulation, Styrofoam and Carpet