In this article, we will discuss Milton recycling services, and what you need to be aware of as a resident or a business owner.
Panda Environmental has been a leader in responsible recycling solutions across Ontario for over 15 years. We are able to service all of your waste removal needs, including hazardous waste management. Contact us today for more information.
Here, we'll go over what to recycle and when, as well as the particulars of commercial vs residential recycling services. Now, let's take a closer look at how it all works!
Here's what you can include in your blue bin on collection day in Milton:
Unacceptable materials include styrofoam, coffee cups, paper towels, shredded paper, and coffee pods.
Halton Region offers the following specific instructions for your recyclables:
Milton recycling removal is governed by Halton Region. On their website, you will find an interactive recycling collection tool for single-family and townhouse residences. Search for your address to confirm your next waste collection day and what materials are being collected.
Their interactive tool includes:
Image source: Halton.ca
Unlike most other municipalities, Halton Region does provide recycling collection for large dwelling units (ie: apartments and condominiums), businesses and commercial buildings. If you are a landlord, property manager or business owner, you can, however, hire a private waste management company for some essential services to better fit your needs and schedule.
In 2016, Halton Region introduced the Wheeled Cart Collection program for Milton recycling and garbage in Business Improvement Areas, including downtown Milton. This program was designed to minimize litter and improve collection efficiency in the downtown core.
Here's how it works:
There are Milton recycling services for your business if it's inside an improvement area
Milton Recycling Collection For Buildings Outside The BIA
Both garbage and recycling are collected once per week on your commercial building's collection day, which will be assigned by the Region.
Here are some general guidelines:
If you wish to order a Wheeled Cart or need a replacement, please contact Halton Region by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 311.
Once you have a Wheeled Cart, further instructions include:
Assess your waste needs and determine whether it's better to go with a private company
Panda Environmental, for example, provides the following services:
Hazardous Waste Disposal: This requires specialized waste removal, and must not be combined with general waste (it is illegal to do so). Panda is able to provide full hazardous waste removal solutions and consulting
Panda's waste consultants can help you set up a plan for all of the above. They will let you know how your waste removal system can be improved, and give accurate breakdowns of the exact makeup of your waste.
Additionally, Panda offers select training programs in Transport of Dangerous Goods, Regulation 347 compliance, and HWIN registration. These sessions are tailored to each audience, recognizing the differences in each business, and the duties of each attendant.
Examples are tailored to show the types of things each company can face at their own facility. Programs are available and training sessions can be held either at your facility or our training facility, depending on group size.
Panda Environmental offers a wide variety of commercial waste management programs and services. We understand the benefits of proper waste disposal - both at home and in commercial settings.
Click here to learn more about all of our waste management services in Milton and other Southern Ontario municipalities.
Work with Panda today and you will work with a waste management company that cares about recycling and the environment.
Panda has been a leader in responsible waste management and recycling solutions across Ontario since 1997. We are able to service all of your business' waste and recycling handling needs, including hazardous waste.
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