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Education Officer on landfill with waste management facilities in the background.

Ever wondered what happens to your old TV? What about all the items you put in your blue bag?

Celebrate Canadian Environment Week 2018 by taking a free guided tour of the Edmonton Waste Management Centre!

  • See what happens to your recyclables after they're collected
  • Explore the computer and e-waste recycling facility
  • Find out how your waste can be used to create compost and biofuels
  • Learn how decomposing garbage inside a landfill is used to create electricity
  • Discover what you can do to help keep waste out of landfill

Tours are 2 hours long and will be begin at the following times:

Wednesday June 6: 2pm and 5:30pm
Thursday June 7: 2pm and 5:30pm
Friday June 8: 2pm and 5:30pm
Saturday June 9: 10am and 1pm

Registration is required. Please call 780-496-5698 to reserve your seat. Adults and older children are welcome (age 9+).

Did you know? Over 15,000 people toured the Edmonton Waste Management Centre last year!

Can’t join us during Environment week?

Individuals and small groups can join public tours held every Friday. For more information, visit or call 780-496-6879. Please note that these tours can fill several weeks in advance.

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