Household Batteries and Old Cell Phones

You can drop off your used batteries and old cell phones at the following locations:

  • GFL Vars Transfer Station, 211 Corduroy Road, Vars
  • Town Hall, 717 Notre-Dame, Embrun
  • Barry's Home Hardware, 120 Craig, Russell
  • Jean Coutu, 867 rue Notre Dame, Embrun, and 629 Principale Street, Casselman

This only applies for portable rechargeable batteries weighing less than 2 lbs.

Please remember to tape the top of 9-volt batteries with electrical tape.

Electronic Devices

Residents can drop off their electronics at the GFL transfer station, 211 Corduroy Road in Vars.

For information on accepted products, visit the Recycle My Electronics Website.

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