Toxic Taxi

COVID-19 Update – November 2021

The front counter at the Recycling Centre is open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturdays from 7 a.m. to noon for the purchase of kitchen collectors and Big Blues.

Blue boxes and green carts are available for home delivery by placing an order through the Waste Wise app, online at or by contacting 311 by phone or Live Web Chat (

The Household Hazardous Waste Depot is open on select Saturdays. This schedule for drop-off days can be accessed through Waste Wise or by contacting 311. The Toxic Taxi will continue to operate for contactless home collection of residential household hazardous waste. To make an appointment, residents can email or call 705-560-9019.

The Reuse Center at the Sudbury Landfill is open on Saturdays. Landfill sites remain open with limited capacity. Residents should be prepared for longer than usual wait times. The City has set up a live camera at the Sudbury landfill site so that residents can see how busy it is before they make the trip. The live feed is available at

Landfill Livestream


If you have household hazardous waste that you can’t deliver to the depot yourself, call the Toxic Taxi! 

You can schedule an appointment for the Toxic Taxi to pick up your household hazardous waste right from your home.

For safety reasons, the Toxic Taxi will not pick up waste if you are not home or from the curbside.

Download our Toxic Taxi information sheet (PDF, 582 KB).

Toxic Taxi contact information

Provide your name, phone number, address and type of waste to be collected. Someone will contact you to set up an appointment.

Toxic Taxi hours of operation

The Toxic Taxi operates, as required, Monday to Friday, between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. (excluding statutory holidays).