Residents

Safe Sharps Program

Used needles, syringes, lancets, auto-injectors, and infusion sets must not be disposed of in garbage bags, blue bags, or your green cart.

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 Safe Sharps Disposal in CBRM

Used Sharps Information Website 2021

 

Safe Sharps Program:  FREE Drop-off Events October 2021

Used Sharps Facebook post October 2021 Website

Safe Sharps Disposal

Used needles, syringes, lancets, auto-injectors, and infusion sets are not accepted curbside for collection and must not be disposed of in garbage bags, blue bags, or your green cart.

Needle graphic

 

Safe Sharps Disposal

Used needles, syringes, lancets, auto injectors and infusion sets must not be disposed of in garbage bags, blue bags or your green cart.

Needle graphic 

Used sharps must be handled properly. Needles, syringes, lancets, auto injectors, infusion sets & connection needles/sets must be disposed of safely in a Safe Sharps Container available for free at any local pharmacy.

Used sharps containing medications may be disposed of in the sharps containers. There are no exclusions for medication type.

Please DO NOT do the following with sharps:


 DO NOT put used sharps in garbage bags.
 DO NOT put used sharps in blue bags.
 DO NOT put used sharps in green cart.
 DO NOT put used sharps in plastic bottles or jugs for disposal.
 DO NOT flush sharps down the toilet
 DO NOT try to remove, bend or recap needles used by another person.
 DO NOT put anything but sharps in the sharps containers.
 Sharps can seriously harm people who are handling these bags or sorting your recyclables.  Needle stick injuries from used sharps may cause infections or diseases. If you are stuck, seek immediate medical attention.

Please dispose of your Sharps safely. 

Here's how:
 Pick up a FREE Safe Sharps container at your local community pharmacy.
 Place your used sharps into the Safe Sharps container.
 When your container is full, return the sealed container to your community pharmacy.

Used Sharps Information Website 2021

 

Safe Sharps Free Drop-Off Events

Used Sharps Facebook post October 2021website information

 

ROUTE 10 Alexandra Street

TRANSIT CAPE BRETON - ROUTE 10 Alexandra Street
Monday to Saturday service

MAP

 

MON-FRI      
Dorchester  Alexandra/ Churchill  Alexandra / Rockway  Churchill/ Kings Road
7:15 7:20 7:25 7:30
       
8:30 8:40 8:45 8:50
9:30 9:40 9:45 9:50
10:30 10:40 10:45 10:50
       
12:30 12:40 12:45 12:50
1:30 1:40 1:45 1:50
2:30 2:40 2:45 2:50
3:30 3:40 3:45 3:50
4:30 4:40 4:45 4:50
5:30 5:40 5:45 5:50
       
7:30 7:40 7:45 7:50
8:30 8:40 8:45 8:50
9:30 9:40 9:45 9:50
10:30 10:40 10:45 10:50
SATURDAY      
Dorchester Alexandra/ Churchill Alexandra / Rockway Churchill/ Kings Road 
8:30 8:40 8:45 8:50
9:30 9:40 9:45 9:50
10:30 10:40 10:45 10:50
11:30 11:40 11:45 11:50
       
1:30 1:40 1:45 1:50
2:30 2:40 2:45 2:50
3:30 3:40 3:45 3:50
4:30 4:40 4:45 4:50
5:30 5:40 5:45 5:50
6:30 6:40 6:45 6:50

Route 13 - George Street

TRANSIT CAPE BRETON - ROUTE 13 George Street
Monday to Saturday service

MAP

 

MON - FRI      
Dorchester  Rotary Dr/
George St
Regional
Hospital 
Brookland
School 
       
  7:38 7:42 7:50
8:00 8:08 8:12 8:20
9:00 9:08 9:12 9:20
10:00 10:08 10:12 10:20
11:00 11:08 11:12 11:20
12:00 12:08 12:12 12:20
1:00 1:08 1:12 1:20
2:00 2:08 2:12 2:20
3:00 3:08 3:12 3:20
4:00 4:08 4:12 4:20
5:00 5:08 5:12 5:20
6:00 6:08 6:12 6:20
7:00 7:08 7:12 7:20
8:00 8:08 8:12 8:20
9:00 9:08 9:12 9:20
10:00 10:08 10:12 10:20
SATURDAY      
Dorchester  Rotary/
Geroge 
Regional
Hospital
Brookland
School 
8:00 8:08 8:12 8:20
9:00 9:08 9:12 9:20
10:00 10:08 10:12 10:20
11:00 11:08 11:12 11:20
12:00 12:08 12:12 12:20
1:00 1:08 1:12 1:20
2:00 2:08 2:12 2:20
3:00 3:08 3:12 3:20
4:00 4:08 4:12 4:20
5:00 5:08 5:12 5:20
6:00 6:08 6:12 6:20