Refuse Collection

ATTENTION--Trash collection routes to change beginning November 4

GFL 5-Day collection schedule map Opens in new windowBeginning the week of November 4, GFL will be going to a five-day collection schedule, a change to the current four-day schedule. This modification will ensure better service to our residents, providing more timely pickups of trash, yard waste and recycling. To see if your collection day has changed, please visit our interactive map of the new collection schedule.

Services

All refuse, recycling, and yard waste questions and concerns should be directed to Green for Life (GFL) Environmental USA Inc., at 844/464-3587. If after speaking to GFL and your concern is not resolved, please call Public Works at 734/397-1011 ext 0.

Please review the GFL Collection Guidelines for more information.

GFL is open on scheduled Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for RECYCLING ONLY (plastics, paper, cardboard, tin, glass, etc.) and scheduled Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for recycling and Canton Clean-up. Please see Canton Clean-up Guidelines (PDF) for acceptable items.

Please prepare all materials properly for speedy, efficient pickup. Proper packaging will help to cut costs to residents and reduce injury to the sanitation workers. Thank you for your cooperation.

Single Stream Recycling

RecycleGFL Environmental USA Inc. offers single stream curbside recycling (SSR) to all residents. SSR is more efficient and allows residents to recycle more products with less effort. Canton would like to thank all residents for helping to conserve our precious natural resources.

Simple Recycling

Simple Recycling is a for-profit recycler committed to offering residents the easiest way to keep usable materials from the landfill. The program is free of charge and simple to use. View a complete list of what will be accepted.

Dates to Remember

  • Holiday Tree Collection: First two weeks of January
  • November 4, 2019: GFL switches to 5-day collection schedule.
  • Yard Waste Pickup: April 1 through December 6