Recycling - Town of Gravenhurst


Please separate your recyclable material by using two separate blue boxes. One box for fibres (paper products) and the other for containers (metal, plastic, glass, etc.).

Residential Limit: Unlimited Curbside Recycling & No Cost Landfill/Transfer Station Drop Off.

Commercial Limit: Curbside Limit of Four (4) Blue Boxes

Fibers - Paper Products

  • Newspaper (Advertising Inserts & Glossy Flyers)
  • Magazines & Catalogues (Telephone Books & Soft Cover Books)
  • Boxboard (Cereal, Detergent, Tissue Boxes, Paper Tubes)
  • Paper Products (Egg Cartons & Drink Trays)
  • Mixed Paper (Junk Mail, Writing Paper, Envelopes)
  • Corrugated Cardboard (Break Down & Bundle - Max size 100cm x 100cm x 20cm
  • Textiles/Fabric (Secure in a clear plastic bag, remove buttons and zippers)
  • Tetra Paks & Cartons (Milk & Juice Cartons, Juice Boxes & Tetra Paks)


Containers - Metal, Glass Plastic, etc.

  • Metal Cans (Soup, Tuna, Soda Cans, Dry Empty Paint Cans, etc.)
  • Glass Bottles & Jars (Clear & Coloured Glass (No light bulbs or ceramics))
  • Plastic Bottles (Milk Jugs, Fabric Softener, Windshield Washer, etc.)
  • Mixed Plastics (Plastic Tubes, Yogurt, Ketchup, Peanut Butter, etc.)
  • Plastic Film (Secure in a plastic shopping bag and place in Blue Box)
  • Aluminum Trays & Foil
  • Styrofoam (Clean Meat Trays, Bakery Trays, Foam Cups


Sorted recyclables in clear bags are accepted.