Regional Materials Recovery Facility

The Regional Materials Recovery Facility located at 4571 Highway #3, West Green Harbour, is a transfer station that accepts separated construction and demolition waste, yard waste and scrap metal items.

Hours of Operation:

  • Tuesday - Saturday, 9:30 am to 4:00 pm**

**Effective May 12th, the site will be open on Tuesday - Saturday from 9:30am-4:00pm to the general public for BRUSH and METAL ONLY.  The site will remain closed for public access on all other items however, we will continue to receive all acceptable materials from CONTRACTOR account holders until further notice, this includes lobster traps and rope.

Cost:

$60.00 per tonne for Construction and Demolition Debris
*Minimum tip fee of $3.00 on all construction waste

Methods of Payment Available

Cash, cheque and debit are accepted on site. Customers may make an application to the Municipality for set up of a charge account.

As a result of COVID - 19, we will not be accepting any form of payment at this time and in lieu we will send invoices for billing through the mail. Accounts will still be active and will not be affected as they will be processed as usual.

The following acceptable items must be separated into the following streams:
  • Wood and Wooden Furniture
  • Shingles
  • Gypsum board/drywall, Plaster
  • Vinyl/plastic building materials, carpeting, built up roofing, ceiling tiles, vinyl flooring & linoleum, wiring, lighting fixtures, fibreglass and styrofoam insulation.
The following items are accepted free of charge and must be separted:
  • Scrap Metal*
  • Metal Appliances*
  • Wire Lobster Traps
  • Leaf and Yard Waste
  • Rope

*Metals are also picked up at curbside during Spring and Fall Metal Collections.

Shingles and Wood Piles