Hope you had a ready one when the BBQ went out!

Propane cylinders should never be thrown in household garbage or recycling containers for roadside pick-up. In most parts of Canada, provinces and municipalities make household hazardous waste collection facilities available to businesses and households.

In many cases,gas stations and retailers who sell new cylinders and outlets that refill propane cylinders will take back expired cylinders, particularly if you purchase a new one. Returning an old container often significantly drops the prince of purchasing a new propane container.


A pressurized container that can be refilled, has a water capacity of 109 litres or less and is used only for;

• Propane

Handling and Drop-off

Ensure tank is a room temperature
Determine if drop off is available, and follow the guidance provided by your local municipality or service provider.