Private Waste Collection Companies

Below is a list of commercial and residential waste and recycling haulers.

For more information please call the Recycling Council of British Columbia toll free at 1-800-667-4321 or visit their website at

Company Name

Service Area

GFL Environmental

PH:  1-866-596-5444

Residential waste collection in the Kootenays.

  • July 2023-June 2024 Waste & Recycling Collection Schedule for Electoral Area H (Raspberry, Robson, Fairview, Pass Creek, West Castlegar, Lower Ootischenia, South Ootischenia, Arrow Lakes Rd, Lakeview Rd, Brilliant, North Ootischenia, Salstrom Rd, Thrums, Shore Acres & South Slocan).

Columbia Bottle Recycling

PH:  (250) 428-2929

Creston and area

  • Curbside recycling pickup service.

Doug's Disposal


PH:  (250) 359-7360

Castlegar to Nelson and the Slocan Valley

  • Weekly garbage pickup.
  • Large dump runs.

Garbage Can Dan Junk Removal

PH:  (250) 608-7274

Nelson, Castlegar and Area

  • Trucks carry 12 cubic yards per load.
  • 4x4 vehicle can maneuver where needed.
  • Specializes in quick bulk removal and recycling of materials.
  • All sorting required and safely transport materials to the landfill or waste facility.

Mountain Bin


PH:  (250) 354-9559

Serving Nelson and the West Kootenays.

  • Pick up of unwanted items with 4x4 truck.  Accomodates loads up to two tonnes or 12 cubic yards.
  • Delivery, rental and pick-up of roll-off bins for construction or demolition waste, old concrete, household garbage, etc.  Each bin can take loads up to 13 tonnes or 40 cubic yards.

Riondel Commission of Management

PH:  (250) 225-3262

Riondel area

  • Residential waste disposal service.
  • Bins are located next to 232 Fowler Street.
  • Bins are accessible year round on Mondays and Thursdays from 8:30 am to 11:00 am.
  • $3.00 Bag Tag (per bag) required.
  • Bag Tags can be purchased from the Riondel Commission of Management office on Tuesdays between 9:00 am to 1:00 pm or from the Riondel Post Office regular operating hours.
  • Tags can also be purchased via etransfer ( and picked up on Tuesdays at the Riondel Commission of Management Office. 
  • Limit of 2 bags per household.
  • Maximum bag size = 121 L (27 imperial gallons) or 81 cm x 102 cm (32" x 40").

Tip-It Waste Solutions

PH:  (250) 428-9887

Arrow Creek, Boswell, Canyon, Crawford Bay, Creston, Erickson, Kitchener, Lister, Riondel, West Creston, Wynndel & Yahk

  • Weekly residential waste & garbage removal.
  • Commercial waste removal.
  • One-time waste & garbage pickup.
  • Roll off bin service, garbage bin rental.
  • Moving clean-up and junk removal.
  • Construction & yard waste disposal.
  • Delivery service of materials.
  • Licenced asbestos hauler.

Waste Management of Canada
Castlegar office

PH:  (250) 687-0398 or

Servicing all of the West Kootenay region.


  • Weekly residential waste removal - Castlegar, Robson, Raspberry, Brilliant & Ootischenia.
  • Commercial garbage removal.
  • Commercial recycling removal.  Cardboard or comingled bins.
  • Industrial waste removal.
  • Roll-off bin service.
  • Construction and yard waste disposal.
  • Licenced asbestos hauler.

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