What is Orange Drop?

The Orange Drop Program is a free, safe, easy way to dispose of household products that require special handling. Fully funded by industry, this network of collection sites accepts nine materials.

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Find a
Drop Site

Use our Orange Drop Locator below to find your nearest collection site to drop off household hazardous or special waste. Select your materials and enter your postal code. For information on the nine materials accepted in the Orange Drop Program go to What Can I Drop.

Step 1: What do you have?

Step 2: Where are you?

Type your postal code in the box below or search your current location using our geolocator.

Use Current Location or use my current location

Happens to
my Waste?

The Orange Drop program safely manages nine materials to end-of-life, diverting harmful substances from landfill and waterways. Many of the materials collected through the Orange Drop Program, such as paints, pressurized containers and batteries are reprocessed, refurbished or reused to make new products—easing the demand for energy and virgin resources.

Event Calendar

Muskoka, District Municipality Of – Franklin Transfer Station
1020 Oxtongue Rapids Park Rd Dwight
Date of Event: February 7, 2015 Time of Event: 9:00am-2:00pm

Muskoka, District Municipality Of- Baxter Transfer Station
980 Bay Rd Coldwater Severn
Date of Event: February 14, 2015 Time of Event: 9:00am-2:00pm

Muskoka, District Municipality Of- Gravenhurst Landfill
1052 Beiers Rd Gravenhurst
Date of Event: March 7, 2015 Time of Event: 9:00am-2:00pm

About Us

Stewardship Ontario

We’re a not-for-profit organization funded and governed by the industries that are the brand owners, first importers or manufacturers of the products and packaging materials managed under our recycling programs. We operate the Blue Box curbside recycling program for printed paper and packaging and the Orange Drop recycling and safe disposal program for hazardous or special waste.


Orange Drop & We Day
Blog Post

September 29, 2014 - Orange Drop is excited to announce that we’ll be taking part in We Day on October 2, 2014.

  • Have you visited a nearby depot to recycle batteries? RT and show off your recycling dedication!