Mike Mitchell Recycling Depot

The City of St. Albert operates year-round Recycling Depot for residents to drop-off household waste in a convenient and environmentally-friendly way. Please follow all signage and dispose of plastic bags and other garbage at the provided waste receptacles.

The Recycling Depot is open to residents of St. Albert only, proof of residency may be required. Non-residents and commercial vehicles will be turned away by on-site staff.


The Mike Mitchell Recycling Depot is located beside the Public Works building at:

7 Chevigny Street
St. Albert, AB
T8N 5A3

See the Mike Mitchell Recycling Depot Brochure

Hours of Operation

Monday Closed
Tuesday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Closed

What can I bring to the Recycling Depot?


Please see our Household Hazardous Waste section for a complete list.


Please keep paper products separate according to bins at the Recycling Depot.

Acceptable Unacceptable Paper Waste
check mark  Books (hard and soft cover) xmark  Wet or soiled paper products* 
check mark  Boxboard (cereal boxes, packaging, etc.) xmark  Soiled pizza boxes*
check mark  Corrugated cardboard xmark  Shredded paper* 
check mark  Catalogues, magazines  
check mark  Clear glass jars and containers  
check mark  Food cans and tins  
check mark  Newspapers and flyers  
check mark  Paper waste  
check mark  Styrofoam blocks from electronics, appliances or furniture  

*These items can go in the Green Organics Cart


Acceptable Unacceptable
check mark  Televisions xmark  Large appliances (e.g. stove, fridge, etc. See Seasonal Waste Programs for options)
check mark  Computers, monitors, towers and accessories (keyboards, mouse, etc.)  
check mark  Cell phones, telephones, answering machines  
check mark  Radios, CD players, mp3 players, speakers                   
check mark  Cables and wires  
check mark  Printers, photocopies, scanners  
check mark  Laptops, tablets and accessories  
check mark  Microwaves  
check mark  VHS, DVD, BluRay players  
check mark  Small appliances such as a blender, coffee maker, hand mixer, etc.  


The Depot accepts passenger vehicle and bicycle tires as well as the rims. The following can be dropped off:

  • Car, light/medium truck tires - rim diameter up to 19.5"
  • Off-the-road tires - rim diameter up to 39"
  • Bicycle tires

What items will not be accepted at the Recycling Depot?

The City of St. Albert does not accept the following items:

xmark  Appliances xmark  Paint brushes, rags or rollers
xmark  Biomedical waste xmark  Plastics
xmark  Ceramics xmark  Plate glass/Pyrex
xmark  Expired medications xmark  Pressurized gases
xmark  Explosives xmark  Propane tanks or canisters                                                             
xmark  Fireworks xmark  Radioactive waste
xmark  Gasoline/diesel or any other fuels or their containers xmark  Rubber  
xmark  Munitions  

The City of Edmonton's Eco Stations and Edmonton Waste Management Centre also accepts residential waste for disposal. For more information about acceptable items and fees, please visit the City of Edmonton's Waste Drop-off Facilities page.

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Last edited: January 17, 2020