Special Collection Programs

Agriculture Roundups

Agricultural Roundups are mobile collection stations providing a place for specific agricultural materials to be recycled where transfer sites are not available. Roundup events occur between May and September each year.

Household Hazardous Waste

Household Hazardous Waste includes items such as paint, oil and oil containers, unused chemicals, cleaners, aerosol cans, and other toxic waste. Year-round hazardous waste collection is offered at Bragg Creek, Langdon, Irricana, and Cochrane Transfer Stations.

Yard Waste

Yard waste is short cuts of brush and branches, grass and leaves for composting. Currently, compost areas at the Crossfield, Cochrane, Bragg Creek, Langdon, and Irricana Transfer Stations collect yard waste.

Holiday Waste & Recycling

Christmas trees, gift wrap, and other items make for extra waste during the holiday season. You can drop off these items for composting, recycling, or garbage disposal at locations across the County.


Solid Waste & Recycling

How can I get rid of...?

Tires? Pesticides? Old TVs? Paint? Metal barrels? Plywood?—Check out the Garbage Materials page for a comprehensive listing of where in the County you can dispose of unwanted items.

Strategy & Master Plan

For the long-term benefit of our environment, communities, and residents, the following guiding documents have been developed: