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How to sort your waste

Recycling - paper 


shredded paper

flattened cardboard and pizza boxes

This stream includes paper, shredded paper, and flattened cardboard boxes.

Recycling - cans and bottles

food and beverage cans

plastic bottles and containers

glass bottles

This stream includes food and beverage cans, plastic bottles and containers, and glass bottles.


Examples of waste items include:

  • hot beverage cups
  • plastic wrap
  • styrofoam
  • tissues and napkins

tim hortons cup


E-waste, battery recycling, and pen-recycling programs are available on campus. 


Learn more about Ontario Tech's on-campus recycling and reuse programs.