This information is for property managers, superintendents and landlords of apartments containing seven or more units.
Provincial regulation requires owners of multi-residential buildings and condominiums with seven or more units to provide garbage and recycling collection services to tenants.
If a recycling program is not established, the Ministry of the Environment could order you to establish one.
Property managers are responsible to:
Property managers are responsible for removing visible contaminants from recycling carts.
If garbage is mixed with recyclable material or cross-contaminated (Blue Cart material mixed with Grey Cart material), the recycling cart may not be collected.
Cardboard should be flattened and placed inside of the recycling carts. Cardboard boxes that have not been broken down may not be collected.