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.
Amherst Dumpster Services, Portable Toilets, Garbage Pickup, Recycling
Environmental Services Group offers cost-effective and responsible practices for portable toilets and resource management in the Amherst area. We’ve got all garbage, recycling and septic needs covered.
We've got your needs covered in the Amherst area.
Whether you’ve got a business, construction company or rental property, our bins can accommodate all your waste removal needs.
Portable Toilet Rentals
Construction sites, festivals and other special events—our portable toilets can be used wherever you need them.
From Roadside Service, Equipment sales to Snow Plowing—we are here for when you need a little extra service.
Septic Tank Cleaning
Our experts are able to provide helpful guidance and professional services to keep your septic systems running smoothly.
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.
Amherst Area Garbage & Recycling Guidelines
Everything you need to know about garbage and recycling for the Amherst area.
Check Amherst's waste collection schedule. Or download the Cumberland County Solid waste app on Google Play or the iTunes App Store and never miss a collection day.
Amherst uses blue bags for recycling, green bins for organics and clear bags for everything else. See the Waste Separation Guide.
For a complete set of rules on waste collection and disposal in the Amherst area, see the Solid Waste-By-Law.
Nova 4 Enviro Ltd.
16 Acadia Street
Unwanted electronics can be recycled free of charge at any EPRA Drop-off Centre.
Properly dispose of hazardous waste like paint, propane tanks, household chemicals and batteries.
Construction & Demolition Debris
Dispose of your construction and demolition debris responsibly and ethically.
Cumberland Central Landfill
2052 Little Forks Road
Little Forks, Nova Scotia
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:
- Construction and Demolition Debris
- Gyproc & Drywall
- Concrete & Bricks
- Toilets & Plumbing Fixtures
- Asphalt Shingles
- Scrap Metal and White Goods
- Friable Asbestos Containing Material