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 five materials.

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Use our Orange Drop Locator to find your nearest collection site to drop off household hazardous or special waste.

Recycling paint? Click here.
Recycling solvents, pesticides and fertilizers? Click here.

For information on the five materials accepted in the Orange Drop Program go to What Can I Drop.

What
Happens to
my Waste?

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

Event Calendar

Dorset Transfer Station – Algonquin Highlands
Ridout Ward Transfer Station 21909 Ontario 35 Dorset P0A 1E0 Canada
June 23, 2018 1-5 p.m.

Mindemoya Roadshed – Manitoulin
7 Lakeshore Rd 7 Lakeshore Road Mindemoya P0P 1S0 Canada
July 7, 2018 1-4pm

Township of Faraday Public Works Yard
29860 Hwy 28 29860 Highway 28 Bancroft Canada
July 7,2018 9:30-2:30 p.m.

About Us

The five materials in the Orange Drop program are managed by Stewardship Ontario (batteries & pressurized containers) and Automotive Materials Stewardship (antifreeze, oil containers and oil filters).

Stewardship Ontario and Automotive Materials Stewardship are both not-for-profit organizations funded and governed by the industries that are the brand owners, first importers or franchisors of the products and packaging materials managed under our recycling programs.

At Orange Drop, we strive to find new ways to turn today’s waste into tomorrow’s consumer products.

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