Skip to content

May 25 is Environment Day

The County of Peterborough and the Township of Douro-Dummer are hosting an Environmental Event at the Halls Glen Transfer Station on May 25, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Environment Days are open to all County Residents. Due to a high turn out for these events, please anticipate a short wait to access the Transfer Station. No out-of-township garbage will be accepted.

Accepted Materials:

  • Styrofoam (Bulky packaging pieces only)
  • Hard Cover Books
  • Hard Plastic (See accepted materials under Hard Plastics section)
Textiles – (Environment Days)
  • Must be clean and dry
  • Items can be stained and/or ripped
  • Reusable items should be kept separate 

Paper Shredding

  • On-site document destruction
  • Residential Only
Household Hazardous Waste

Please store all materials in their original containers and store in a cool dry place until you can bring them to us. We can only accept household material in containers up to 20L/5gal.

  • Aerosols
  • Batteries
  • Cleaners
  • Herbicides/Pesticides
  • Fertilizers
  • Fluorescent Lights
  • Paint and Coatings
  • Hot Tub Chemicals
  • Glues and Caulking
  • Propane Cylinders
  • Soap/Toiletries
  • Oil Filters
  • Mercury Containing devices
Please return all medications and sharps (needles/lancets) to a pharmacy.
They will not be accepted at the event.
Please Note: Motor Oil & Gasoline are accepted – containers can not be returned