Hazardous waste

Management of hazardous waste and hazardous recyclables in Alberta.


Waste substances with corrosive, flammable, reactive or toxic properties are categorized as hazardous. In Alberta, hazardous wastes are subject to various pieces of legislation and guidelines governing their proper management, recycling and disposal. For more details, see:

Legislation and other information relevant to the management of hazardous waste.

Requirements for registration, importation, transportation and management of hazardous waste and hazardous recyclables.

Information on household hazardous wastes and disposal options.