Recycle, Reuse & Donate Directory
Donate household goods, clothing, appliances:
This directory lists government recycling programs, drop-off locations, and online services. There is usually no cost for recycling or donation programs.
- Ottawa Salvation Army Thrift Stores
St. Vincent de Paul Store - household items, furniture
1620 Merivale Rd. (by Salvation Army Thrift Store) 613-695-7162
Bins: St Leonard Church, 2080 Merivale Rd.
Clothesline - clothing, small household appliances & goods (no bedding)
Schedule pickup: Canadian Diabetes Association 1-800-505-5525
Bins: Myers Manotick, 5791 Prince Of Wales Dr; Carleton Lodge, 55 Lodge Rd; Myers Toyota 4123 Strandherd Dr
Value Village - Clothing, shoes, bedding, curtains, small appliances, small furniture,
kitchenware, toys, pictures, tools, bicycles (more)
Locations - 4345 Strandherd Dr. email, 1651 Merivale Rd. email, 1824 Bank St. email
- Appliances Recycling Depot - drop/pickup fees billysapplicances.com 613-725-0551
- Paint (partial can) - Rona, Home Depot
- Bicycles - Cycle Salvation, 473 Bronson Ave. www.cyclesalvation.org
- Plants - www.plantcycle.org
- Food, plants, nuts, fruit - ottawa.hiddenharvest.ca
Donate working computers:
- Computers for Schools 1-888-636-9899
Donate online (Ottawa area):
Donate Electronics for Recycling:
Electronics (computers, TVs) are no longer picked up with garbage. Many retailers accept them for recycling at no charge. Some libraries and community centres collect single-use batteries?
- Orange Drop (hazardous waste) -
Recycle Your Electronics
- City of Ottawa drop-off for electronic and hazardoug waste, 4475 Trail Rd. Mon-Fri 7am-6pm 613-580-2424 x25104
- RD Long Computers, 6968 McKeown Dr., Greely [map] 613-821-2555
- Refurb Computers 2333 Church St., North Gower 613-227-5301
- Metal & Electronics Drop-off Bin, 5669 Osgoode Main St.
(behind Sweet Peas Pantry Too Vintage)
- TV's, computers, propane tanks, batteries, metal, wire, appliances
- Staples Business Depot, 101 Marketplace Ave, Barrhaven 613-825-0457
- PC Cyber Computer, 1300 Stittsville Main St. 613-831-1771
- Computer Recyclers, 163 Macfarlane - nothing goes to landfill. 723-3135
Recycle & Donate miscellaneous:
- City of Ottawa "Take it Back" program - safely recycle consumer products
- City of Ottawa - "Take it Back" program
- Cell Phone Collection - Manotick Public School
- Metal, appliance recycling: Cohen & Cohen, 92 Bentley Ave. 613-228-9380
- Cars, Trucks, Boat trailers: Kidney Car Program - free pickup, tax receipt 613-724-9953, 1-866-788-2277
- Cars, Trucks, Scrap Metal: Cash for Trash - free pickup for old cars (Ottawa area) email
- Cars, trucks: Junk My Car? - sell, salvage, recycle
- Home Reno Supplies: Buy/sell lumber, windows, cabinets, fixtures at
Habitat for Humanity Restore email
3 Iber Rd, 7 Enterprise Ave, 768 Belfast Rd.
- Food donations: Ottawa Food Bank 1317 Michael St. email
- In yellow pages look up: "Charitable & Community organizations"
Sell used goods (Ottawa area):
- Facebook Buy & Sell groups for Manotick, Barrhaven, Kars, Kemptville, ...
- Kijiji Ottawa
- Ottawa Citizen (free 3 days)
- BuySell.com (East.Ont.)
- Craigslist Ottawa
- Spring only: CTV Garage Sales
- eBay InstantSale (cash for used electronics in Canada)
- Khrido Ottawa
- Dekker Team "The Bearer" newsletter