Otter Lake Waste Management Facility


Mirror NS, part of the Municipal Group of Companies, is responsible for operating and managing the only permitted non-recyclable waste processing and landfill site within the Halifax Regional Municipality.


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Waste materials incompatible with operation of the facility including, but not limited to:

  • Liquid Wastes or Sludges
  • Explosives or Flammables
  • Dangerous / Hazardous Goods
  • Radioactive Materials
  • Asbestos
  • Animal Carcasses
  • Biomedical or Infectious Wastes
  • International Wastes
  • Construction, Demolition & Renovation Debris
  • Wastes which produce a toxic leachate
  • Unapproved Special Wastes

Provincially Banned Materials:

  • Redeemed beverage container
  • Corrugated cardboard
  • Newsprint
  • Used tires
  • Automotive lead-acid batteries
  • Leaf and yard waste
  • Post-consumer paint products
  • Ethylene glycol (automotive antifreeze)
  • Steel/tin food containers
  • Glass food containers
  • #2 HDPE non-hazardous containers
  • Low density polyethylene bags and packaging
  • Compostable organic material
  • Designated electronic devices

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