Aquatera operates the Landfill, Grande Prairie's waste disposal facility serving both residential and commercial customers. We offer a variety of disposal options including household and commercial waste, and recycling.
Aquatera operators a Class II Bioreactor, and innovative solution to solid waste management. Through our LANDFILL GAS-TO-ENERGY PROJECT, we are able to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by capturing gas collected from decomposing landfill waste and convert it to energy, continuing our commitment to environmental stewardship.
Accepted Materials We Reuse and Recycle:
Lawn mowers and other yard maintenance equipment (fuel and oil must be removed)
Metal and appliances (including heavy gauge, chain link fence, and metal banding)
Ballasts containing PCBs
Brake pots that have not been decommissioned
Hazardous, reactive or flammable waste
Liquids or paint
Propane bottles larger than 20 kilograms that have not been decommissioned
Any waste defined as “dangerous” oilfield waste under Guide 58 (Energy and Utilities Board)
Biomedical waste that is not rendered inert
Bulk liquids excluding liquid sump waste and liquids and/or leachate required to enhance the bioreactor landfill process
Chemical container containing liquids greater than five litres (L)
Domestic sewage and/or wastewater
Flammables and explosives
Ozone depleting substances
Unauthorized industrial waste
Waste defined as hazardous by EPEA and the Waste Control Regulation (AR 192/96), as amended
Accepted Materials at No Charge:
Electronic waste if separated from the load (customers would have to double scale if mixed with other materials)
Tires if separated from the load (customers would have to double scale if mixed with other materials)
Yard waste and sod (branches over four feet are charged)
From home goods to electronics, the Aquatera Landfill may have just what you're looking for! Our Share Shed is a great place to drop off household items (furniture, fitness equipment, toys, etc.) that no longer serve you or pick up items that you need! Check out the Share Shed and help to reduce and reuse household waste!