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Types of bulky

If you have obselete items that you want to discard, that furnish your home and that does not enter any tank, these are surely part of bulky. According to your municipality, the collection of these objects is usually done once a month. We invite you to consult your collection calendar to know the ideal moment to bring the cumbersome along the public road.

Certain elements must imperatively be brought to the Ecocentre of your municipality. This is the case of the following materials:
  • CRD Materials (Construction, Renovation, Demolition)
  • Mechanical parts
  • Tires
  • Tree residues sush as large stumps and branches

Note that you may deposit your authorized materials free of charge, by presenting proof of residence (subject to the quantity of materials brought in).

​In addition, you will find below some bulky items generally accepted in most Ecocentres:
Furniture and appliances
Hot water tank
Mattress
BBQ
Televisions
Bicycles
Electronics appliances
Doors and windows

Types of plastics

Polythylene terephthalate
(PET)

Common products
Soda and water bottles, cups, jars, trays, clamshells
Recycled products
Clothing, carpet, clamshells, soda and water bottles
High-density polythylene
(HDPE)

Common products
Milk jugs, detergent and shampoo bottles, flower pots, grocery bag
Recycled products
Detergent bottles, flower pots, crates, pipe, decking
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC)

Common products
Cleaning supply jugs, pool liners, twine, sheeting, automotive product bottles, sheeting
Recycled products
Pipe, wall siding, binders, carpet, backing, flooring
Low-density polyethylene (LDPE)

Common products
Bread bags, paper towels and tissue overwrap, squeeze bottles, trash bags, six-pack rings
Recycled products
Trash bags, plastic lumber, furniture, shipping envelopes, compost bins
Polypropylene (PP)

Common products
Yogurt tubs, cups, juice bottles, sraws, hangers, sand and shipping bags
Recycled products
Paint cans, speed bumps, auto parts, food containers, hangers, plant pots, razoe handles
Polystyrene (PS)

Common products
To-go containers and flatware, hot cups, razors, CD cases, shipping cushion, cartons, trays
Recycled products
Picture frames, crown molding, rulers, flower pots, hangers, toys, tape dispensers
Other types of plastic (and multi-layer products)

Common types and products
Polycarbonate, nylon, ABS, acrylic, PLA; bottles, safety glasses, CDs, headlight lenses
Recycled products
Electronic housings, auto parts