3860 Government Rd, Desbarats, ON P0R 1E0
Between Puddingstone Road and the railway tracks.
(please check home page for Landfill hours over Christmas)
Saturdays : 9am – 5pm
Wednesdays : 12noon – 7pm
The Share Shed will be open until 5:00 pm Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Do not dispose of household garbage in the recycling bins.
Individuals can be fined $500 and up for depositing garbage anywhere in the Township other than the landfill.
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) can be taken to the Sault Ste. Marie hazardous waste site at 402 Fifth Line East, Sault ste. Marie.
The 2022 schedule will operate from April 19 to October 22. It is open Tuesday to Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Please ensure you tell the attendant that you are from the Township of Tarbutt.
Tarbutt pays for this service option to be available for residents and we need to know how much the service is being used.
Please recycle the following numbers:
#1 through #7
We do not accept, glass, film plastics (plastic bags) and Styrofoam in the recycle bins.
Tin food and beverage cans, aluminum food and beverage cans, aluminum trays and foil (please clean!), Plastics: #1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6 plastic food and beverage containers. These all go in the same deposit bin.
Many items are labeled with the familiar recyling symbol, however, this does not mean that it is recycleable in OUR program!!
If you turn your plastic containers upside down, you will usually find the plastic identified by a number inside the recycling symbol and /or the letters PETE or HDPE underneath it.
Some exceptions to the #2 plastic that we CANNOT accept are: Motor oil bottles, pesticide and herbicide containers.
Green For Life
86 Sackville Road
Sault ste. Marie, Ontario