Household Hazardous Waste

Open Year Round

The following are basic types of hazardous materials accepted at the North Bay site on behalf of the Municipality of West Nipissing free of charge

  • Aerosol cans
  • Antifreeze
  • Bleach
  • Brake fluid
  • Chemicals Cleaners
  • Fertilizers
  • Flea powder
  • CFL and Fluorescent Light Bulbs
  • Car and household batteries
  • Car care products
  • Drain cleaners
  • Gasoline
  • Glue
  • Herbicides Insecticides
  • Lighters
  • Medicine
  • Motor oil
  • Oil filters
  • Oven cleaners
  • Nail polish and remover
  • Paint
  • Paint thinner
  • Pesticides
  • Pool chemicals
  • Solvents
  • Photographic chemicals
  • Thermometers
  • Turpentine
  • Propane tanks and cylinders
  • Please Note

    1. 60 litre maximum per drop off
    2. NO commercial deliveries will be accepted
    3. NO radioactive, biological, PCB's, explosives or ammunition

    Re-use Program

    Paint can be dropped off and introduced into the Re-use Program. Good quality household products such as paint, stains, varnishes and cleaners can be picked up by residents, free of charge.

    Hours of Operations

    Wednesday to Saturday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm


    Located at 112 Patton Street, North Bay

    • Follow Highway 17 East to North Bay
    • Turn left at Seymor Street (Northern Honda)
    • Turn left at Station Road
    • Turn left at Cholette Street
    • Turn right on Patton Street, follow to end of street, see Signs for Recycling Centre


    For more information, visit the City of North Bay Household Hazardous Waste page. 

    To report any issues, please contact 705.753.2250 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


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