Branch Mandate

Waste Services plays an integral role in the day-to-day lives of Edmontonians by collecting, processing and disposing of solid waste for residential and non-residential customers. The branch is committed to providing efficient, sustainable solid waste utility services that citizens can trust.

Branch Organization

Business Integration

This section provides support to waste collections and processing by leading and supporting branch-wide strategic and business planning.  

Areas of focus and services include:

Sustainable Waste Processing

This section is dedicated to waste processing and recycling. 

Areas of focus and services include:

  • Construction and Demolition Recycling
  • Organics Processing and Management
  • Integrated Processing and Transfer Facility (IPTF)
    • Commercial Transfer Station
    • Waste Pre-processing
  • EWMC Site Operations & Maintenance
    • Residential Transfer Station
    • Scalehouse Facility
    • EWMC Site Maintenance
  • Transfer and Long Haul Operations
Technical Services

This section is dedicated to the engineering aspect of waste processing and collections, and management and oversight of the Branch’s capital program.

Areas of focus include:

  • Environmental Management
  • Engineering Analysis and Improvement
  • Operational Planning
  • Project Delivery
Waste Collection Services

This section is dedicated to providing waste collection programs and services. 

Areas of focus and services include: