Recycle, Reuse, Donate & Sell
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
- Locations - 1616 Merivale Rd. - 1490 Richmond Rd.
- Furniture pick-up 613-247-1435 x228
Salvation Army Thrift Store Kemptville
- 2 Oxford St. W 613-258-3583
- Furniture pick-up 613-258-3583 x 101
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.
Canadian Diabetes Association - clothing, small household
appliances & goods (no bedding)
- Bins: 5791 Prince Of Wales; 55 Lodge Rd.
- Pickup 1-800-505-5525
Value Village Store (Not a Charity)
- Clothing, bedding, curtains, small appliances, kitchenware, toys, tools, more
- 4345 Strandherd Dr, 1824 Bank St.
- Habitat for Humanity Restore - 3 Iber Road, 343-545-0481, arrange a pickup of building supplies
- 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:
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
- 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"
Recycle Cars & Trucks:
- 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