Recycling Pickup for the red deer county & surrounding area



Weekly Residential Pickup

Not receiving recycling pickup in your area?

T-Bird Recycling serves the surrounding Red Deer rural areas with pick up and recycling of common household products.

We'll save you the troubles of dealing with your recyclables with our regular, reliable, and trustworthy service.

Weekly Commercial Pickup

Are your business recyclables stacking up?

Some businesses in the Red Deer region don't receive recycling pickup services. We understand, we've been there too.

We offer businesses in the Red Deer regional area reliable weekly pickup services. We'll take your shredding, bottles, cans, cardboard, office paper, and all other materials that we can properly recycle.

One-time Pickup

Can you just come and get these recyclables?

Yes, we can. We offer one-time pickup services for businesses and residences that have a big load (or small) to properly dispose of.

So, whether it's from a clean-up, moving in, or from a long overdue recycling task, we can help.


Residential Pickup: $30 / Month

Commercial Pickup: $40 / Month (base price)

One-time Pickup: Email us and let's talk

serving red deer's surrounding rural households & communities

Here are just a few of the communities

  • Balmoral Heights & Canyon Heights
  • Herder & Hawk Hills
  • Linn Valley
  • Poplar Ridge & Poplar Ridge West
  • Westview Estates & Diamond Estates
  • Springbrook
  • C & E Trail
  • Harvey Heights
  • Burnt Lake
  • Oakwood Estates
  • Hillside Meadows

Not sure if you're in our service area?

Recycling pickup

items we recylce

T-Bird Recycling focuses on high volume recyclables that residences and businesses create each day. Our service ensures these products don't build up around your home or office, taking space, being an eye-sore.

Remember: Pack your recyclables loosely in your blue boxes.

No bagging recyclables so they're easier to sort.

Paper, Newspapers, Magazines

Plastic Jugs, Bottles, Small Food Containers and Items

Clean Tin & Aluminum Cans

Flattened Cardboard Boxes

Plastic Bags

items we don't recycle

For the items below, we do not have the facilities to handle, store, and safely dispose of these items that meets our county's requirements.

Instead, we recommend some other fine businesses in our area.

No Glass

No light bulbs of any type

No electronics, appliances, wiring, or cabling

Sun Tech Electronics Recycling

No organics or liquids

No styrofoams

Frequently asked questions

How do I pay?

You have a variety of ways to pay:

  1. Credit card processing (Your email invoice provides a link to our credit card processor)
  2. Cheque (Send to our mailing address)
  3. E-Transfer (Send to

Mailing Address

T-Bird Recycling

PO Box 733

Red Deer, AB T4N 5H2

When is my payment due?

Payments are due within 30 days of the invoice.

Why don't you take glass?

As you know, glass is dangerous and requires careful handling when it's in our homes and once it heads back for recycling. As this time, we don't have the facilities or necessary safety equipment to handle glass and, inevitably, broken glass.

So, at this time we ask that you recycling your bottles for its cold-hard-cash value. While you're at it, bring your other glass to Red Deer's many glass recycling facilities that can handle it.

How do I sign up?

We have a few ways to can get hold of us:

1) You can email us at:

2) Call: 403-350-4466

3) Fill out out Intake form (below) and email it to us. We'll call you.

Where's the intake form?

It's right here. Download now, fill it out and send it to us by email.