Orange Drop

ORANGEDROP Municipal Household Hazardous Waste Program

Orange Drop locations, dates & times:

Dundalk Transfer Station
752178 Ida St. South
Dundalk, ON N0C 1B0

 Feb, Mar, Apr
Aug, Sept, Oct

 Tues. 10 am - 3 pm
Sat. 9 am - 1 pm

Egremont Transfer Station
413018 Southgate Sdrd 41
Egremont, ON N0G 2A0

 Jan, May, Jun
Jul, Nov, Dec

 Wed. 10 am - 3 pm
Sat. 9 am - 1 pm

For your convenience, the Township of Southgate accepts the following hazardous items:

  • Antifreeze and its containers
  • Lawn fertilizers
  • Oil filters
  • Oil containers of 30 litres or less
  • Paints and coating, plus their containers
  • Pesticides, and their containers
  • Pressurized containers, such as propane tanks and cylinders, oxygen and helium tanks
  • Single-use batteries
  • Solvents, such as thinners for paint, lacquer and contact cement, paint strippers and degreasers, and their containers
  • Rechargeable batteries (excluding lead acid batteries from vehicles)
  • Portable fire extinguishers
  • Fluorescent light bulbs and tubes
  • Switches that contain mercury
  • Mercury-containing measuring devises
  • Flammable materials such as furniture polish and rubber cement
  • Corrosive materials such as rust remover or car wax
  • Toxic materials such as rat poison, moth balls and weed killer
  • Reactive materials such as metal cleaners
  • Oxidizer materials such as chlorine and bromine
  • PH balancing chemicals for pools such as acids and bases

We encourage any pharmaceuticals and sharps, including syringes to be returned to where they were purchased from.

For more information on what is accepted, please visit

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