Hazardous Materials and other ways to dispose and recycle

The Landfill currently limited in the types of hazardous materials that can be accepted. Paint, waste oil and tires are allowed and have designated areas. 

Other items such as batteries, pesticides, and automotive fluids cannot be brought to the landfill.

Only non-hazardous, household waste may be placed in the Conmee Landfill pit. 

Some hazardous materials may be taken to the John Street Landfill operated by the City of Thunder Bay. For more information, please check their website https://www.thunderbay.ca/en/city-services/resources/Documents/Garbage-and-Recycling/Green-Guide-FINAL-march-2021-for-web.pdf.