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.


Communities: Amherst, Springhill, Amherst Shore


We've got your needs covered in the Amherst area.


Dumpster Rental

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.

Additional Services

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.

Garbage Collection

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.


We're here for you in the Amherst area.


Amherst Area Garbage & Recycling Guidelines

Everything you need to know about garbage and recycling for the Amherst area.


Collection Schedule

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.


Sorting Guide

Amherst uses blue bags for recycling, green bins for organics and clear bags for everything else. See the Waste Separation Guide.


Garbage By-Laws

For a complete set of rules on waste collection and disposal in the Amherst area, see the Solid Waste-By-Law.


Electronics Recycling

Unwanted electronics can be recycled free of charge at any EPRA Drop-off Centre.


Hazardous Waste

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.


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.


Accepted Waste

You can bring the following construction and demolition waste:

  • Construction and Demolition Debris
  • Gyproc & Drywall
  • Windows
  • Concrete & Bricks
  • Toilets & Plumbing Fixtures
  • Asphalt Shingles
  • Scrap Metal and White Goods
  • Friable Asbestos Containing Material