Join us for Recycling 101

Posted On Thursday August 15, 2019

The City of Cornwall is pleased to offer recycling workshops for community residents.

Participants who complete the 25-minute workshop to which they registered will receive a free recycling bin.

To sign up, please click here.


  • Workshop is now full.  Sunday, September 15 at 1:30 p.m. (Cornwall Public Library upstairs)
  • Sunday, September 15 at 3 p.m. (Cornwall Public Library upstairs)
  • Workshop is now full.  Thursday, September 19 at 11 a.m. (MacEwen Room – Benson Centre)
  • Thursday, September 19 at 3 p.m. (MacEwen Room – Benson Centre)
  • Thursday, September 19 at 6 p.m. (MacEwen Room – Benson Centre)

What will I learn at this workshop?

  • Waste Management Supervisor Danielle Watson will walk residents through proper sorting of waste. Participants will learn about landfill recycling programs, Recycle Coach, and more.

What if I can’t attend these dates?

  • Attendance at each workshop is limited to 25 participants. If all five workshops fill up, additional dates will be offered.
  • Additional information will be made available online after the workshops for those who cannot attend.
  • Questions about recycling can always be directed to

What if I already have a recycling bin?

  • An alternative item will be provided to participants who do not wish to receive a recycling bin. Residents may also choose to forgo an item altogether.

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  • Un atelier en français sera offert dans un proche avenir. Veuillez envoyer un courriel à pour exprimer votre intérêt.


For more information about waste collection in Cornwall, please click here.

For more information about Recycle Coach, please click here.

To purchase a recycling bin, visit City Hall (360 Pitt Street), Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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