Manitoba plastic film and twine collection pilot

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Manitoba plastic film and twine collection pilot

 

Extended for 2017!

Farmers can recycle bale/silage wrap, twine and grain bags at one of the collection sites listed below. Please make note of their hours of operation. A map of collection sites is also available.

 

    RM of Dauphin, Sammy's Farm Supply

    20 Mountain Road, Dauphin

    Monday-Friday: 9am to 4pm and Saturday: 9am to 3pm

     

    **bags are available for pickup at Sammy's Farm Supply

     

      RM of Dauphin, Sifton Landfill **NEW**

      nw35-27-20

      1 mile west of Sifton

      Wednesday: 4 pm to 7pm and Saturday: 8am to 1pm

       

      **bags are available for pickup at Sifton Landfill

       

       

      RM of Norfolk-Treherne, Treherne Transfer Station

      3 miles S. of Hwy 2 on PR 242, W. on 40N, N. side, Treherne

      November 1st - April 30th hours: Wednesday and Saturday 9 am - 5 pm

      May 1st - August 31st hours: Wednesday 1 pm - 9 pm; Saturday 9am - 5 pm

      September 1st - October 31st hours: Wednesday 11:30 am - 7:30 pm; Saturday 9 am - 5 pm

       

      *bags are available for pickup at Treherne Transfer Station

      ***please note that ONLY Municipality of Norfolk-Treherne ratepayers can drop off material

       

      RM of Norfolk-Treherne, Rathwell Transfer Station

      4.5 miles E. of Rathwell on Hwy 2 S. on Hwy 305, E. side, Rathwell

      October 1st - April 30th hours: Wednesday 1 pm - 5 pm; Saturday 9am - 5 pm

      May 1st - September 30th hours: Wednesday 4 pm - 8pm; Saturday 9 am - 5 pm

       

      *bags are available for pickup at Rathwell Transfer Station

      **please note that ONLY Municipality of Norfolk Treherne ratepayers can drop off material

       

       

      City of Steinbach, City of Steinbach Landfill Facility

      104 Hanover Road East, Steinbach

      Monday-Saturday: 9am to 3pm

       

      ** bags are available for pickup at the City of Steinbach Landfill

       

       

      RM of Portage la Prairie, The Portage la Prairie Landfill

       12 km N. on PR 240 and 15 km E. on PR 227, Portage La Prairie

      Tuesday-Saturday: 9am-4pm

       

      **bags are availbale for pickup at Portage La Prairie Landfill

      ***please note that ONLY Portage La Prairie rate payers can drop off material

       

       

      RM of Two Borders, Pierson Landfill

      Hwy #256, one mile S. of Hwy #3, Pierson

      Wednesday: 9am-4pm and Saturday: 10am-4pm

       

      **bags are available for pickup at RM of Two Borders Office

       

       

      Neepawa Area, Evergreen Technologies Regional Landfill

      PR 466, 3.5 miles south of Hwy 16, Neepawa

      Monday-Friday: 9am-3pm and Saturday: 9am-2pm

       

      **bags are available for pickup at Evergreen Technologies Regional Landfill

      ***Ag film can be bagged or dropped off loose.

       

       

      Municipality of Cartwright-Roblin Waste Transfer Station

      2 Miles North of Cartwright, SE 7-2-14W

      Tuesday: 12:30pm-4pm

      Wednesday: 6pm-8pm (April 15 - September 15)

      Thursday: 12:30pm-4pm

      Saturday: 8am-Noon

       

      **bags are available for pickup at Cartwright-Roblin Waste Transfer Station

      ***please note that ONLY Cartwright-Roblin rate payers can drop off material

       

       

      RM of Stuartburn **NEW**

      Landfill site

      West of Vita, 1 mile south and 1/2 mile west of Road 39E

      SW 16-2-7E

      Monday to Thursday: 9am-4pm

      Friday: 9am-6pm

      Saturday: 9am-3pm

       

       

      RM of Lakeshore, Ochre River Landfill **NEW**

      SW 12-24-17w

      Tuesday & Thursday: 1pm-7pm

      Saturday: 1pm-6pm

       

      RM of Lakeshore, Makinak Landfill **NEW**

      SE 17-23-16w

      Wednesday: 4pm-7pm

      Saturday: 9am-12pm

       

      RM of Lakeshore, Rorketon Landfill **NEW**

      NE 9-28-16w

      Wednesday: 12:30pm-5pm

      Saturday: 9:30am-5pm

       

       

      RM of Stanley **NEW**

      SWAMP Landfill

      4 miles North of PTH 14 on 428, 2 miles East, 3/4 mile North

      (204)-325-2216

      Monday to Friday: 8am-4:30pm

      Saturday: 9am-5pm

       

       

      RM of Armstrong **NEW**

      Meleb Waste Disposal Grounds

      North on highway 7 to road 117N (Meleb area), 1/2 mile West (South Side)

      (204)-278-3377

      Tuesday: 9am-1pm

      Thursday: 4pm-8pm

      Saturday: 10am-6pm

       

       

    Steps for collection

    1. Shake to remove debris and keep as clean as possible.

    2. Roll grain bags and tie securely with twine or use a grain bag roller (where available).

    Bag your bale/silage wrap and twine. Collection bags are available from your RM office or collection site.

    3. Return to your nearest collection site.

    *Only clean, dry and separated plastics (twine, bale/silage wrap and grain bags) will be accepted. No unrolled grain bags, loose twine, nylon twine/netting, feed or seed bags.*

     

    Funding provided by Green Manitoba. Special thanks to our volunteer collection sites for making this program accessible to farmers.