Used oil is Canada’s single largest source of potentially hazardous material if not managed properly.
Used antifreeze is toxic to people and animals.
Used oil filters may contain residual used oil and take up valuable landfill space if dumped.
Used plastic oil/antifreeze/Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) containers and pails take up valuable landfill space if dumped and take forever to decompose. Burning gives off dangerous toxins.
For EHC applicable products designated by each province for recycling, click here.