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.


Communities: Halifax, Enfield, Musquodoboit, Tantallon, Lake Echo


We've got you covered in the Halifax area.


Dumpster Rental

Whether you’ve got a business, construction company or rental property, our bins can accommodate all your waste removal needs.

Portable Toilets

Construction sites, festivals and other special events—our portable toilets can be used wherever you need them.

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.

Green Waste

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

Waste processing is the course of action for all waste materials—from construction debris to household hazardous waste. Everything gets treated and disposed properly.

Additional Services

From Roadside Service, Equipment sales to Snow Plowing—we are here for when you need a little extra service.


We're here for you in the Halifax area.


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Halifax Area Garbage & Recycling Guidelines

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


Collection Schedule

Check out Halifax’s garbage collection schedule. Or download the Halifax Recycles app on Google Play or the iTunes App Store and never miss a collection day.


Sorting Guide

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.


Garbage By-Laws

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
Halifax, NS
(902) 434-6505

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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, 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
Hubley, NS
(902) 453-3490

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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:

  • Brick, Block and Concrete
  • Clean Asphalt Shingles
  • Drywall
  • Painted or Treated Wood
  • Ceiling Tile
  • Vinyl
  • Insulation, Styrofoam and Carpet