Waste Collection

City of Markham is a committed, recognized leader with a long history of developing innovative solutions to waste diversion and implementing viable, environmental strategies such as clear bags for garbage, e-waste drop-off events and textile recycling. With on-going promotion and education, Markham continues to increase public awareness and residential participation in waste reduction.

The City of Markham recognizes the importance of providing a healthy, sustainable community for its residents and the urgency of protecting our natural resources now and for future generations.

As a homeowner, it is your responsibility to adhere to all property standards including waste collection rules and guidelines.

Reduce, Reuse and Recycle

Markham households are provided weekly collection of recyclables and organics and every other week clear bag and bulky garbage collection. To learn what goes where and proper set out requirements or to find your collection day, visit Recycling and Garbage.

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