Home Hardware

Ontario

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​Paint
​Accepted Products

​All types of household paint, as well as empty paint containers in containers equal to or less than 25 litres.
  • Interior and exterior: water-based (e.g. latex, acrylic) and oil-based (e.g. alkyd, enamel)
  • Deck and floor coating (including elastomeric)
  • Varnish and urethane (single-component)
  • Concrete and masonry paint
  • Drywall paint
  • Undercoats and primers (e.g. metal, wood etc.)
  • Stucco paint
  • Marine paint (unless registered under Pest Control Products Act)
  • Wood finishing oil
  • Melamine, metal and anti-rust paint, stain and shellac
  • Swimming pool paint (single-component)
  • Stain blocking paint
  • Textured paint
  • Block filler
  • Wood preservatives (unless registered under Pest Control Act)
  • Wood, masonry, driveway sealer or water repellent (non-tar-based or bitumen based)
  • Already empty paint containers – metal or plastic
  • Aerosol paint of all types including Automotive, Craft and Industrial
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Oil
​Accepted Products

GLYCOL/ANTIFREEZE AND CONTAINERS
Containers of packaged antifreeze are included if they have a volume equal to or less than 30 litres
  • Ethylene glycol engine coolant
  • Propylene glycol engine coolant
OIL FILTERS
Spin on or element style filters that are used in hydraulic, transmission or internal combustion engine applications
  • Diesel fuel filters
  • Household furnace fuel filters
  • Coolant filter
  • Storage tank diesel fuel filters
  • Plastic & paper element style filters
  • Diesel fuel filters used at retail and commercial pump islands
  • Sump type automatic transmission filter
EMPTY OIL CONTAINERS
Containers that have a capacity of 30 litres or less and that were manufactured and used for the purpose of containing lubricating oil
  • Any crankcase or engine oil
  • Hydraulic fluid
  • Polyol ester fluids
  • Circulating oil or turbine oil
  • Paper machine oil
  • Transmission fluid
  • Power steering fluid
  • Gear oil
  • Vegetable oil for lubrication
  • Re-refined oil
  • Electrical insulating oil
  • Refrigeration system oil
  • Compressor oil
  • Mineral heat transfer fluid
  • Marine engine oil for vessels operating domestically
  • Metal working oil
  • Form release oil
  • Textile oil
  • Chain oil
  • Rock drill oil
  • 2-cycle engine oil
  • Gasoline / 2-cycle engine oil mixes
  • Saw guide oil
  • Drawing, stamping and shaping oil
  • Process oil
  • Dedusting oil
  • Marine cylinder oil
  • Machine tool and slideway lubricant
  • Natural gas compressor oil
  • Conveyor lube
  • Dripless lube
  • Quenching oil
  • Pneumatic system oil
  • Rustproof oil
  • Food grade white mineral oil​
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PESTICIDES AND THEIR CONTAINERS
​Accepted Products

Pesticides, fungicides, herbicides and insecticides registered under the Pest Control Products Act (Canada), and the containers in which they are contained. Solid, Liquid, and Aerosol Pesticides are accepted. Maximum container size is 30 litres and/or 30 kilograms. They must have:
  • The domestic classification on the label
  • The signal words “danger” or “warning” and “poison”
  • Precautionary symbols in an octagon or diamond
  • The skull and crossbones poison symbol
  • A Pest Control Product (PCP) number​
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SOLVENTS AND THEIR CONTAINERS
​Accepted Products

Liquid solvents used to dissolve or thin a compatible substance, and the containers in wcich they are contained. Maximum container size is equal to or less than 30 litres and/or 30 kilograms
  • Turpentine, alcohols (methanol, isopropanol, ethanol)
  • Ketones (acetone, methyl ethyl ketone)
  • Xylene
  • Toluene
  • Mineral Spirits
  • Linseed oil
  • Naphtha
  • Methylene chloride
  • Products marked as paint thinners, lacquer, thinners, automotive body resin solvents, contact cement thinners, paint strippers and degreasers
  • Solvents in aerosol containers​
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FERTILIZERS AND THEIR CONTAINERS
​Accepted Products

​Fertilizers are defined as packaged products (N-P-K fertilizers, micronutrients and supplements) regulated under the Fertilizer Act (Canada) bearing the Fertilizers Act registration number.  Maximum container size is 30 litres and/or 30 kilograms
  • Products that have a registration number and are used by homeowners, commercial applications or agricultural operations
  • Herbicide and fertilizer combination products (weed and feed)
  • Crabgrass control and fertilizer combination products, other fertilizer and pesticide combination products
Micronutrient mixes that contain micronutrient only such as chelated iron or chelated copper
Fertilizers that are growth regulants, such as rooting hormones
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ELECTRONICS
​Accepted Products

  • Display Devices
  • Non-Cellular Telephones and Answering Machines
  • Desktop Computers
  • Portable Computers
  • Computer Peripherals
  • Desktop Printers
  • Personal/Portable Audio/Video Playback and/or Recording Systems
  • Home Audio/Video Playback and/or Recording Systems
  • Home Theatre In-A-Box (HTB) Systems
  • Floor Standing Printers
  • Vehicle Audio and Video Systems
  • Cellular Devices and Pagers​
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PRESSURIZED CYLINDERS
​Accepted Products

​Non-refillable and refillable cylinders supplied with any type of pressurized gas. Seamless cylinders and tubes, welded cylinders and insulated cylinders previously containing materials such as:
  • Propane
  • Oxygen
  • Helium
  • Acetylene
  • Isocyanate resins
  • Nitrogen
  • Freon
  • All other compressed gases
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BATTERIES
​Accepted Products

  • Single-use batteries
  • Rechargeable batteries
  • Power banks

As Home Hardware Stores Limited is a responsible producer of the batteries we sell and import into Ontario, we have partnered with Call2Recycle to manage our products’ end-of-life management. Via Call2Recycle’s network management, we, the producer, pay for the collection, transportation and management to responsibly recycle the batteries at the end of their useful life.

Call2Recycle - https://www.call2recycle.ca/

Return or recycle depot:  https://www.call2recycle.ca/locator/​
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TIRES
​Accepted Products

All tires if 1kg or more, including, but not limited to:
  • Automobile tires
  • Motorcycle tires
  • Motor assisted bicycle tires (e.g. mopeds, non-kick scooters)
  • Tractor tires
  • Tires on industrial and agricultural vehicles and equipment
  • Transport truck tires
  • Trailer tires (e.g., boat trailers)
  • All-terrain vehicle tires
  • Riding lawn mower
  • Aircraft tires if not supplied on aircraft
  • Snow blower tires
  • Wheelbarrow tires
  • Hand truck tires
  • Dolly tires
  • Push lawn mower tires
  • Segway tires
  • Any other tire that weighs 1kg or more
As Home Hardware Stores Limited is a responsible producer of the tires we sell and import into Ontario, we have partnered with Ryse Solutions to manage our products’ end-of-life management.
Via Ryse Solution’s network management, we, the producer, pay for the collection, transportation and management to responsibly recycle our tires into new rubber products.

Ryse Solutions
https://ryseinc.ca/
Return or recycle depot:  https://rpra.ca/programs/tires/collectionsites/
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Packaging and Printed Paper (PPP) Program / Blue Box Program
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These materials are collected by+G31 your municipal Blue Box program​.