Island Waste Management Corporation provides waste management services for all homes and businesses through PEI’s Waste Watch Program.

Let’s work together to keep our Island green!

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Sheep’s Wool?

Attention sheep farmers!   Sheep wool goes into WASTE.  While it is organic and will break down over time, the process at the Central Composting...

Battery Recycling Reminders

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Face Masks & Wipes

Face masks & wipes belong in WASTE.  Please do not place in the compost cart or blue bags.  And...please, never flush wipes, even those with...

Kitty Litter Goes Where?

The disposal of kitty litter seems to be a hot debate on social media, but it's actually quite simple.  All kitty litter (including feces) with the...

Paper Bags

Paper bags used by grocery stores and take-out restaurants are now recyclable. This is awesome. However, the best thing for the environment is to...

Paper Coffee Cups

Paper coffee cups are compostable in PEI. It is true there is a very thin polyethylene liner on some cups. This plastic residue and other similar...

Invitations to Tender

EPWMF - Cover Material & Equipment Rental.  Closes Dec. 10, 2020 at 2 p.m.  Click here for details. Auditing Services.  Closes Dec. 16, 2020 at 2 p.m..  Click here for details.

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Reusable Bags are Waste

Reusable Bags are Waste

Using a reusable bag when shopping is great for the environment.  When the bag is no longer useful, it belongs in WASTE.   Please do not place reusable 'textile' bags in your compost cart as these do not break down.  This photo was taken at Compost Facility as staff are noticing more and more bags...

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COVID-19: Safety First.

If anyone in your household has been exposed to COVID-19 or is currently self-isolating, please follow these safety precautions.

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