OSKAR (Off Site Kingston Area Recycler), the City's mobile diversion trailer, helps keep recyclables and compostables out of the landfill. Book OSKAR to come to your community events to recycle items like, plastic, metal and glass food and beverage containers, paper products, cardboard and compost organic materials like food waste, napkins and paper plates.
How to Book
See OSKAR's availability in the calendar below. If OSKAR is available for your event, he can be booked by submitting a booking request.
Once the request is received, City staff will be in touch to discuss the booking and any associated fees. The cost for using OSKAR starts at $50. More info on fees can be found on the booking page.
Is OSKAR booked during your event?
Don't worry! Other options for recycling at your events are available as well. Contact us at OSKAR@cityofkingston.ca to discuss them. Organics collection can also be organized with private companies.