Falcon Waste Recovery Depot

Gates Open from 8:15 am — 4:15 pm

Closed Weekends and Holidays

Your Community Drop Off Centre for:
Paper Products Products Not Accepted
Corrugated Cardboard
Office Paper
Bagged Shredded Paper
White Ledger
Box Board (i.e. cereal and pop boxes)
Rufundable Containers (If you wish to make a donation ONLY)
NO Glass
NO Metal
NO Appliances
NO computer & Electronic Hardware
NO Plastic Film or Bags
NO Styrofoam Egg Cartons NO Plastic
NO Household Garbage
NO Furniture
NO Wooden Objects or Pieces
NO Light Bulbs
  1. Newspaper:
    Includes clean, dry newspapers, newsprint flyers and inserts.
  2. Office Paper:
    Includes white and colored paper from typewriters and copiers, computer paper, bond paper, fax paper and carbonless paper.
    No carbon paper, blueprint paper, food wrapping, wax paper, paper with laminate, tissue paper, paper towel, napkins, styrofoam egg cartons and styrofoam fruit box liners.
  3. Refundable Containers: Any refundable container you wish to Donate, such as Milk cartons, jugs, liquor and pop bottles and cans.
  4. Phone Books & Magazines: Telephone Books, glossy magazines and insers, books and catalogues.
  5. Corrugated Cardboard:
    Please make sure boxes are dry and free of all unwanted materials such as food, styrofoam packing material, paper etc. Tape and staples do not have to be removed.
  6. Box Board: Cereal boxes, potato chip boxes, pop boxes, index cards, manila and bleached file folders, paper bags and gift wrapping
  7. Household batteries:
    Includes all alkaline and nickel-cadium batteries: AA, AAA, C, D, 9 Volt and "button" batteries.
    No wet cell batteries from cars, motorcycles etc.
  8. Composting:
    The Town of Wainwright encourages backyard home composting. As an alternative to composting, residents are requested to dispose of their grass clippings at the landfill site located on the south side of the Wainwright Regional Waste To Energy Facility at the Landfill Gates as a means of diverting this waste from the incinerator, thereby increasing efficiency.

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