Ville de Gatineau
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Gatineau offers free collection and processing of recyclables and compostables to schools and CPEs within its territory. It also provides them with the following tools:

  • blue bins (360 litres) or containers for recyclables, as many as they require;
  • brown bins (80, 120 or 240 litres) and mini-bins (7 litres), as many as they require;
  • checklist for composting and recycling; and
  • posters for composting and recycling.

Financial assistance

If you would like to set up a sustainable management project for your residual materials, contact Gatineau for information about its Fonds vert financial support program.

The TD Friends of the Environment Foundation can also provide grants to schools running residual materials management projects. Consult their Web site for details.

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About Gatineau

Recognized for its quality of life, Gatineau is a city of 292,000 inhabitants. It is located on the north shore of the Ottawa River, and extends east and west of the Gatineau River.

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