What can I recycle and where?

Please note that many recycling depots have suspended some or all of their services. Contact your local depot to find out what you can recycle and where during the COVID-19 pandemic.

What can I recycle?

  • Cardboard
  • Boxboard
  • Paper
  • Tires
  • Electronics
  • Electrical products 

We encourage people to store their recycling and store it in a dry, cool, indoor location and keep it secure from wildlife until full recycling services resume. Otherwise, you can put your recycling in with your household waste.

Please note that all free stores are closed until further notice.

Recycling surcharges

Where to recycle in Whitehorse

The  following websites have detailed information about recycling facilities in Whitehorse. 

You can arrange for pick-up of paper materials with Whitehorse Blue Bin Recycling.

Visit the city website to find out more about recycling in Whitehorse.

Where to recycle in Yukon communities

Contact your recycling depot for detailed information about closures.

Electronic products

You can still recycle electrical and electronic products at Raven Recycling for free or at your local recycling depot outside of Whitehorse.

Tires

You can recycle tires at the City of Whitehorse waste facility. Tires with a rim size of less than 39 inches are free to drop off at the waste facility. 

Outside of Whitehorse, you can recycle tires for free at your local waste facility.