FAQ Page

General FAQs

What do you recycle?

We recycle Cardboard, Paper, Plastics, Metals, Glass, Organics, Paper Cups. If you are recycling something else other than what we have listed, we may be able to help you or refer you to someone who can. Contact us.

Do I have to sort the materials?

No sorting required.

Do you pick up from my town/city?

We pickup within 60km of Calgary. Click here to see if we serve your area.

What do you do with the recyclables after pick up?

Your waste materials are sorted and distributed to specialty operators for recycling.

How do I get started?

You can get started by contacting us by phone at 403-700-7780, by ordering on-line or by Contacting Us by email.

What is the frequency of pick up?

Standard pick up frequency is weekly. However, if you need more frequent pick-ups, call us and we’ll see if we can work something out for you.

What is the cost of pick up?

Service fees vary by town, service category and volume. Check out Our Detailed Service Pages for a breakdown.

What size of bin is required?

The two most common bins for residential clients are:
87L bin with no lid – $15 and a 128L bin with lid – $40 each.

Why Should I choose Harvest Recycling?

Harvest recycling offers flexible recycling solutions. We’re here to help you recycle, not to be the recycling police. If you have special requirements, we’ll do our best to assist you.

Condo Recycling FAQs

Why should my Condo recycle?

Recycling will save you money. Some of our clients report, saving as much as 50% off their garbage pickup fees.

How much does recycling cost for my condo?

There are 2 aspects to pricing. There’s cost of bins which is a one time pricing and there’s cost for recycling pick up which is charged every month. Pricing depends on factors such as size of building, frequency of pick up, level of service required. Click here to contact us today to get a pricing for your condo.

I don’t have space for bins, is there a way around this?

We’ve not been stumped by a space issue yet. Invite us over and let’s see what we can come up with.


What are the bin requirements?

Bin requirements vary. Mostly they depending on your volume and security needs. Call us and we’ll discuss different options for residents and businesses.

Coffee Cup Recycling FAQs

Why should I recycled coffee cups?

As a coffee shop or restaurant, coffee sales is a major part of your business. Lots of coffee cups being thrown away as garbage could be recycled which will save you on garbage pick up costs. Millions of coffee cups go into the dump sites every year. The environment is preserved by diverting these cups away from the dump sites.

Are coffee cups really recyclable?

Coffee cups can be recycled. It’s not a common solution. We are one of the few companies currently offering the service.

What do you do with the coffee cups after pick up?

Coffee cups are dropped off at partner sites where they are turned into tissue paper and other paper products.


What’s the pricing?

Pricing depends on factors such as size of store, frequency of pick up and other materials required to be picked up. Call us today for a free quote.

How do I get started?

You can get started by filling out the form on our contact page or by calling us on 403-700-7780

Ask us a Question

We are happy to answer any environment related questions.