Recycling Depot

Find out what’s recyclable at the Recycling Depot.


First St. (between the four way stop and the CP rail tracks)
Look for the large Blue Building!

Drop-off Hours
  • Monday - Friday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

What Can Be Recycled at the Depot

Fibre & Cardboard


  • Fine paper (computer paper), newspaper, magazines, flyers, envelopes, phone books
  • Boxboard - ie. flattened cereal boxes
  • Cardboard egg cartons
  • Boxes/envelopes with plastic windows are acceptable - ie. pasta boxes


  • Corrugated cardboard, flattened and bundled neatly. No more than 40 lbs per bundle
  • Clean pizza boxes are acceptable


  • #1 and #2 plastic clamshells, rinsed clean
  • #1 and #2 plastics with NECKS only (no yogurt containers, coffee containers, etc.), rinsed clean with caps removed

Liquor Bottles / Beer Bottles and Cans
(in support of Elks Hockey)

Aluminum Cans
(in support of Nipigon Rotary Club)

Metal Cans
labels removed and rinsed clean. Metal ONLY in the bin please.

Other Recycling Options

ItemWhere to take recycle it
Eye glasses Lions Club box at the Hospital
Batteries Municipal Office Lobby
computers, phones, etc.
Green bin at Landfill Site
Out-dated drugs Rexall Drug Store
Fluorescent Light Bulbs Bin at the Town Yard (across from Service Ontario)
Good items Thrift Shop (downtown)
Used bicycles Epic Adventures (corner of Hudson and 4th)

Other Waste and Recycling Pages

Contact Us

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52 Front Street
PO Box 160
Nipigon, ON
P0T 2J0

  • Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM