CLEAN, large pieces of clear plastic sheets or bags from furniture can be put into the soft plastic bin.

Squamish Recycle Center

Address: 38950 Queens Way 
Phone: (604) 892-5604
Hours of Operation: 
Monday - Saturday: 8:30am – 4:30pm
(Closed on Christmas Day and New Years Day)

*We are open to all local residents and small businesses.

What to Recycle Here?

  • Corrugated Cardboard (small amounts in the bin out front and large trucks can dump in the big bay door after talking to an attendant inside).
  • Paper & Newspaper & Magazines
  • Tin & Aluminum
  • Plastics with codes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
  • Milk Jugs
  • Styrofoam - white and colored - separate and clean
  • Plastic Bags - gathered into one bag
  • Food Scraps – designed for households only – i.e. max 2 gallons – Businesses must make separate arrangements with the office
  • Household and Car Batteries
  • Cell Phones
  • Paint Household (empty or partly full paint cans)
  • Hazardous Waste

*Please not that all recyclables must be rinsed outlids removed and flattened if necessary!

Click here for a list of how to sort your recyclables and to check out what is Accepted and Not!!

What NOT to Recycle Here?

  • Ceramics
  • Electronic Waste (Computers and Parts, TV's) 
  • Furniture
  • Garbage
  • Large Appliances/ Power Tools
  • Light Bulbs
  • Mattresses
  • Motor oil containers/ oil filters (car dealerships usually take this) 
  • Power Tools
  • Refundable Bottles/ Containers
  • Tires
  • Yard Waste

Click Here to find out where to take those materials. 

Where to Recycle What? 
Click on image below to find out.