Secteur 1 : Monday
- West of 32e Avenue
- East of 32e Avenue (south of rue Victoria)
Secteur 2 : Thursday
- East of 32e Avenue (rue Victoria and north)
- Saint-Pierre district
360 litres wheeled recycling bins
Advantages of the 360-litre bin:
- Its increase the quantity of recyclables collected;
- Its wheels and handles make it easier to manoeuvre;
- Its lid protects the contents from inclement weather;
- Enables a faster, more efficent mechanized pickup;
- Helps keep our streets neat.
Since the collection if wheeled bins is mechanised, you must follow these rules:
- Place the bin t 15-30 cm (6-12 inches) from the curb. Never place the bin on the street;
- Leave a clearance of at least 30 cm (1 ft) around the container;
- The recycling bin should be easily visible and accessible to the operator;
- Misplaced bin, not closed or containing garbage other than recyclable material will not be picked up;
- No recyclable material outside the bin will be picked up;
- Place the bin at the curb the day before after 6 p.m. or on collection day before 7 a.m.
- Paper, cardboard, glass, metal/aluminum, plastic (except All no. 6 plastics (styrofoam)).
Materials that are not collected for recycling
- Soiled or greasy paper and cardboard, wax paper, stickers, painted paper (wallpaper), photographic paper, metallic wrapping paper, padded envelopes, composite items (binders, etc.), diapers
- Drinking glasses, window panes, mirrors, light bulbs and fluorescent tubes, porcelain and ceramics, broken dishes
- Paint cans, solvents, pesticides, aerosol cans, scrap metal, pipes, nails, screws, pots and pans, muffin tins, electronics, small and large appliances, objects made of several materials (toys, tools, etc.)
- Soiled plastic wrap, waxed cereal or cracker bags, potato chip bags (grease), stretch wrap (wrappers for pasta, meat, cheese etc.), tarps (pool covers, awnings, etc.)
- All no. 6 plastics (styrofoam)
- Containers for paint and oil, pipes, etc., toothpaste pumps, rubber products (garden hoses, boots, etc.), items made of several materials (toys, tools, etc.).
The 67-litre Montréal bin is available upon request to residents who are unable to use the standard wheeled bin. Please contact the Bureau du citoyen