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 Ethelbert - Mink Creek Waste Transfer Station **NEW**

Road 166N 15 minutes south of Ethelbert

 

Hours: Tuesday & Saturday 9am to 12pm

 

**bags are available for pickup at Mink Creek Waste Transfer Station

 

 

RM of Dauphin, Sammy's Farm Supply

20 Mountain Road, Dauphin

 

Hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 4pm; 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

 

Hours: Wednesday 4 pm to 7pm; 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

 

Winter Hours: November 1st - April 30th / Hours: Wednesday and Saturday 9 am - 5 pm

Summer Hours: May 1st - August 31st / Hours: Wednesday 1 pm - 9 pm; Saturday 9am - 5 pm

Fall Hours: 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

 

Winter Hours: October 1st - April 30th / Hours: Wednesday 1 pm - 5 pm; Saturday 9am - 5 pm

Summer Hours: 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

 

Winter Hours: October 10th - April / Hours: Monday-Friday 8 am to 5 pm; Saturday 9 am - 4 pm

Summer Hours: April - October 9th / Hours: Monday-Friday 8 am to 8 pm; Saturday 8 am - 6 pm

 

** 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

 

Winter Hours: November 1st - March 31st / Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Hours: April 1st - October 31st / Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10 am -6 pm

 

**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

 

Hours: Wednesday 8:30 am - 5 pm; Saturday 8:30 am - 5 pm; and Sunday 1 pm - 4 pm

 

**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

 

Hours: Monday - Friday 8am - 4 pm; Saturday 8am - 3 pm

 

**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

 

Hours: Tuesday 12:30 pm - 4 pm; Wednesday 6 pm - 8pm (April 15 - September 15); Thursday 12:30 pm - 4 pm; Saturday: 8 am - 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 Landfill Site **NEW**

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

SW 16-2-7E

 

Winter Hours: Monday - Thursday 9 am - 4 pm; Friday 9 am - 5 pm; Saturday 9 am - 3 pm

Summer Hours: Monday - Thursday 9 am - 4 pm; Friday 9 am - 6 pm; Saturday 9 am - 3 pm

 

 

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

SW 12-24-17w

 

Winter Hours: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 1 pm - 4 pm

Summer Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 1 pm - 7 pm; Saturday 1 pm - 6 pm

 

RM of Lakeshore, Makinak Landfill **NEW**

SE 17-23-16w

 

Winter Hours: Wednesday 1 pm - 4 pm; Saturday: 9 am - 12 pm

Summer Hours: Wednesday 4 pm - 7 pm; Saturday: 9 am - 12 pm

 

RM of Lakeshore, Rorketon Landfill **NEW**

NE 9-28-16w

 

Hours: Wednesday 12:30 pm - 5 pm; Saturday: 9:30 am - 5 pm

 

 

RM of Stanley, SWAMP Landfill **NEW**

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

(204)-325-2216

 

Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am - 4:30 pm; Saturday: 9 am - 5 pm

 

 

RM of Armstrong, Meleb Waste Disposal Grounds **NEW**

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

(204)-278-3377

 

Winter Hours: Tuesday 9 am - 1 pm; Thursday 2 pm - 6 pm; Saturday 9 am - 5 pm

Summer Hours: Tuesday 9 am - 1 pm; Thursday 4 pm - 8 pm; Saturday 10 am - 6 pm

 

 

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.