Downtown West Community Association
Calgary, Alberta, Canada


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  • Kerby Centre Parking Lot 1133 - 7 Avenue Southwest Calgary, AB, T2P 1B2 Canada (map)

Items Being Accepted / Services Being Offered

London Drugs will be accepting the following items for responsible recycling:

  • Non food-related Styrofoam
  • Plastic and cardboard packaging from our products
  • Cell phones, PDA and rechargeable batteries
  • Alkaline Batteries
  • Compact Fluorescent Bulbs (CFL’s) and fluorescent light tubes up to 4-foot lengths
  • Disposable cameras
  • Ink jet cartridges
  • Laser cartridges
  • Metal film canisters
  • Plastic bags
  • Insurance plastic folders

eCycle Solutions will be accepting electronics and electrical equipment (TVs, VCRs, computers, monitors, printers, small appliances*, etc).  Note: Large appliances are not accepted.

The Salvation Army will be accepting the following items for donation:

  • Clothing: men’s, women’s and children’s shoes and clothing
  • Soft Goods: bedding, towels, area rugs, drapes, etc.
  • Household Items: housewares, pots and pans, dishes, cutlery, cooking utensils, knife sets, can openers, vegetable peelers, tupperware, small working appliances, etc.
  • Furniture: tables, chairs, desks, dressers, beds, sofas, side tables, etc.

Syrian Refugees Support Group – Bicycle Collection will be accepting the following items for donation:

  • Bicycles: men’s, women’s and children’s in need of light repair
  • Bike Accessories: helmets, baskets, saddlebags, locks, lights, reflectors, etc.
  • Cargo Trailers & Racks

City of Calgary will be accepting organic waste and large items that are at the end of their usable life and cannot be recycled (old mattresses, furniture, household items, etc.).

Household scrap metal is also being accepted.  

 Items NOT Accepted: tires, large appliances, household chemicals, propane tanks, car batteries, liquids, paint, railway ties.

This event is for household items only.  Large-scale drop-offs or commercial loads are not accepted.