Waste Watch

Prince Edward Island is a leader in waste management thanks to participation by residents, employees and business owners. Waste Watch is a mandatory waste management system for the entire province. It is managed by the Island Waste Management Corporation.

Three Sorting Streams

  • Recycling
  • Compost
  • Waste

Special Disposal Options

There are special disposal options for homeowners and businesses for the following items:

  • textiles including clothing, footwear, bed lines, towels, stuffed toys and drapes suitable for reuse
  • batteries
  • cell phones and electronics
  • household hazardous waste
  • paint products and printer ink cartridges
  • tires
  • propane tanks
  • light bulbs
  • medications, needles and syringes
  • lead acid batteries, motor oil and automotive antifreeze
Visit Island Waste Management Corporation for information about sorting waste and collection schedules,

Illegal Dumping

Unlawful disposal of waste can hurt the environment, wildlife and communities. It's also illegal and can result in fines.

Call to report illegal dumping at (902) 368-4884

A conservation officer will follow up on your tips.
 

Published date: 
November 4, 2016
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General Inquiries

Department of Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy
3rd Floor, Jones Building
11 Kent Street,
P.O. Box 2000,
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Phone: (902) 368-5100
Fax: (902) 368-5395

receptionist@gov.pe.ca

Highway Safety/Access PEI Inquiries: accesspeicharlottetown@gov.pe.ca

Road-Related Inquiries: roads@gov.pe.ca

All other TIE inquiries: 
receptionist@gov.pe.ca

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