Residential Recycling Program
Recycling Pickup is FRONT PICK-UP only, every other Friday. Please place your recycling bins and extra recycling out front while keeping public walkways clear. Extra recycling materials can be put in plastic bags and set beside the green recycling bin, extra cardboard can be folded, tied if needed, and stacked underneath the bin.
In addition to the listed items, empty aerosol containers cannot be recycled in these bins.
Please feel free to write your street address on your residential recycling bin so it can be returned to you if lost.
If you do not have a recycling bin at your residence or if your bin has been lost, please contact the Town of Trochu to obtain one.
If you are moving, please leave your bin at the original property for the next owner.
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*Cardboard IS picked up at your door in your green bin, but if you would rather you are welcome to bring it to the Transfer Site.
Clean, dry boxes. Cardboard must be flattened, with all plastic removed and placed flat through bin slots. For business pick up of cardboard, all cardboard must be flattened or it will not be picked up.
*Newsprint IS picked up at your door in your green bin, but if you would rather you are welcome to bring it to the Transfer Site.
Clean, dry newsprint and flyers, glossy magazines with staples
Compost Bins available to purchase from Town of Trochu at $15 per bin. The Town WILL ONLY pick up clean compost that has been disposed of in an approved compost bin.
Acceptable compost: clean grass clippings, vegetable peelings, light garden waste, leaves, etc.
Unacceptable: meat scraps, wood, plastic, metal, branches, thick garden stalks, household garbage, etc.
Transfer Site also recycles paint cans, electronics, tires, and metal
*** Recycling available during regular transfer site hours ***
Trochu Bottle Depot is located beside ATB on Main Street and open Wednesday through Saturday.