Waste Collection Information

All RDCK Landfill and Transfer Stations have resumed normal operations and are accepting paymetn and all regularly accepted materials.

The Reuse Sheds remain closed at all facilities.

For more information please visit FAQS:  COVID-19 and RDCK Waste Facilities.

Below is a list of commercial and residential waste and recycling haulers.

For more information please call the Recycling Council of British Columbia toll free at 1-800-667-4321 or visit their website at www.rcbc.ca.

Company Name

Service Area

Alpine Disposal & Recycling
Interior Head Office
Email:  recycle@alpinegroup.ca

PH: (250) 367-0099 or 1-866-596-5444

Residential waste collection in the Kootenays.

  • Recycling Collection Schedule for Electoral Area H (Raspberry, Robson, Fairview, Pass Creek, West Castlegar, Lower Ootischenia, South Ootischenia, Arrow Lakes Rd, Lakeview Rd, Brilliant, North Ootischenia, Salstrom Rd, Thrums, Shore Acres & South Slocan)

Columbia Bottle Recycling

PH:  (250) 428-2929

Creston and area

  • Curbside recycling pickup service

Doug's Disposal

Email: garbageday@shaw.ca

PH:  (250) 359-7360

Castlegar to Nelson and the Slocan Valley

  • Weekly garbage pickup
  • Large dump runs

Garbage Can Dan Junk Removal


Email: gcdhauling@gmail.com
PH:  (250) 608-7274

Nelson, Castlegar and Area

  • Trucks carry 12 cubic yards per load
  • 4x4 vehicle can maneuver where needed
  • Specializes in quick bulk removal and recycling of materials
  • All sorting required and safely transport materials to the landfill or waste facility

Kootenay Waste Services

Email:  kootenaywasteservices.ltd@gmail.com

PH:  (250) 353-2080

Nelson to Meadow Creek (up the North Shore), Harrop, Procter; along the East Shore from Riondel to Gray Creek;  and up the Slocan Valley

  • Weekly residential pickup
  • Commercial garbage & recycling pickup
  • Dumpster rentals
  • Roll off bin

Mountain Bin

Email:  info@mountainbin.ca

PH:  (250) 354-9559

Serving Nelson and the West Kootenays.

  • Pick up of unwanted items with 4x4 truck.  Accomodates loads up to two tonnes or 12 cubic yards.
  • Delivery, rental and pick-up of roll-off bins for construction or demolition waste, old concrete, household garbage, etc.  Each bin can take loads up to 13 tonnes or 40 cubic yards.

Riondel Commission of Management


PH:  (250) 225-3262

Riondel area

  • Residential waste disposal service
  • Bins are located next to 232 Fowler Street.
  • Bins are accessible year round on *Mondays from 6:45 am to 10:30 am & Thursdays from 9:00 am to 11:00 am (*From November 4, 2019 to March 8, 2020 the Monday hours will change to 7:45 am to 10:30 am).
  • $2.00 Bag Tag (per bag) required
  • Bag Tags can be purchased from the Riondel Commission of Management office on Tuesdays between 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm or from the Library during regular operating hours.
  • Limit of 2 bags per household.
  • Maximum bag size = 121 L (27 imperial gallons) or 81 cm x 102 cm (32" x 40").

Tip-It Waste Solutions
(formerly Ray's Garbage)


PH:  (250) 428-9887

Arrow Creek, Boswell, Canyon, Crawford Bay, Creston, Erickson, Kitchener, Lister, Riondel, West Creston, Wynndel & Yahk

  • Weekly residential waste & garbage removal
  • Commercial waste removal
  • One-time waste & garbage pickup
  • Roll off bin service, garbage bin rental
  • Moving clean-up and junk removal
  • Construction & yard waste disposal
  • Delivery service of materials
  • Licenced asbestos hauler

Waste Management of Canada
Castlegar office

PH:  (250) 365-6372 or 1-855-389-8051

Residential, Commercial and Industrial waste collection services.

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