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 Statutory Holidays)

*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, 6, 7

  • 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.