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Waste Management

Waste collection in Riverview takes place on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. To see your neighbourhood's schedule view the garbage collection map. All garbage must be placed at the road side before
6 a.m. on the day of collection but no earlier than 6 p.m. on the day before collection.

Blue/Green Sorting Program

The Town of Riverview follows the blue/green sorting program, which involves the separation of recyclable and compostable materials. Following the program is an easy way for citizens to do their part in reducing Riverview's carbon footprint. For information about sorting organic, recyclable and hazardous waste please consult SE Recycle waste sorting guide. SE Recycle is responsible for the proper disposal of the area's solid waste. Blue and green bags containing improperly sorted waste will be tagged with an orange non-compliance sticker and left at the curb.

Bulk Waste Collection

The Town of Riverview offers a free bulk garbage collection service twice per year for large items such as household appliances and furniture as well as bagged leaves and yard waste, etc. Household hazardous waste is collected separately via the HHW mobile unit.

Spring collection: May 30 - June 3, 2016
Fall collection: Oct. 3-7, 2016

Additional details to keep in mind when placing your items at the curbside: 

  • Items must be placed at the curb before 6 a.m. on your regular collection day.
  • Leaves and yard waste must go in green bags.
  • Branches must be tied together and cannot exceed lengths of 1.2 metres (4 ft). 
  • Paint, solvents, fertilizer, automobile parts and propane tanks are considered household hazardous waste and are never collected at the curb.

For questions about specific items, please call 387-2030.

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off

June 4, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Oct. 1, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Residents can dispose of household hazardous waste at the Mobile HHW Unit at the Public Works Garage (445 Pine Glen Road) on announced dates during Spring/Fall Bulk Collection Weeks. 

Household hazardous waste is accepted throughout the year at the SE Recycle waste management facility on Berry Mills Road in Moncton. Phone 877-1040 for details or visit