Waste collection

The MRC des Pays-d’en-Haut is responsible for the management of residual materials.

To consult the Residual Materials Management Plan (RMMP) of the MRC (french only)

The materials accepted, as detailed below, are provided for guidance only. In general, waste is a non-dangerous solid, other than the ones that should be placed in the recycling or composting bin or at the ecocentre.

  • Diapers
  • Tissue paper
  • Broken dishes
  • Rubber
  • Compact discs
  • Styrofoam
  • Regular light bulbs
  • Watering hose
  • Oxobiodegradable bags carrying the mention
  • EPICendres de foyerall

  • Perishables (other than food scrapings)
  • Sanitary napkins and tampons
  • Sweepings and vacuum bags
  • Rigid plastic or plastic that breaks (croissant boxes, frozen fruit and vegetables bags, cheese slices wrappings…)
  • Metallic wrapping papers (granola bar wrappings and bags of chips)
  • Unrecyclable toys without batteries
  • Non-reusable clothes and shoes
  • Pillows, sheets and covers
  • Incandescent light bulbs