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Peelregion.ca will be down this Saturday

The Region's website and online services will be unavailable on Saturday, August 19, between 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. for one hour due to maintenance. Website visitors may also experience intermittent outages during this time period. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.

How to Sort Your Waste

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What Do I Do With...?

Organics

  • Baked goods
  • Baking ingredients
  • Bird seed
  • Bones
  • Bread
  • Butter and margarine
  • Cake and candy
  • Cereals and grains
  • Coffee grounds and filters
  • Cores
  • Corn cobs and husks
  • Cotton balls
  • Dairy and non-dairy products
  • Dried flowers
  • Eggs and eggshells
  • Facial tissue
  • Feathers
  • Fish
  • Flour
  • Flowers
  • Food and leftovers
  • Food scraps
  • Fruit
  • Grease and fat from food
  • Hair - human and animal
  • Herbs
  • House plants with soil removed
  • Loose tea
  • Mayonnaise
  • Meat
  • Microwave popcorn bag
  • Muffin paper cups and parchment paper
  • Nail clipping
  • Nuts and shells
  • Oatmeal and oats
  • Paper bags and cellulose-lined paper bags
  • Paper napkin
  • Paper plate
  • Paper towel
  • Pasta
  • Peanut, almond, sunflower, and soy butter
  • Peatmoss Flower Pot
  • Peels
  • Pet food
  • Pits
  • Pizza
  • Pizza box - greasy
  • Popcorn
  • Popsicle sticks and wood skewers
  • Pumpkin
  • Rice
  • Salad and dressing
  • Sauce
  • Sawdust, wood shavings, and pencil shavings
  • Seeds
  • Shells
  • Shredded paper (loose) - option a
  • Sour cream
  • Sugar and spices
  • Tea bag
  • Toothpicks, bamboo skewers, and Eco cubes
  • Vegetables, legumes, and pulses
  • Wood chips, shavings, sawdust, and bedding
  • Yogurt

Let Them Loose!

Your recyclables end up in landfill if you tie them in plastic shopping bags.

Find out why

Click on the following for a complete list of items:

  • Green Bin
  • Yard Waste
  • Blue Box
  • Garbage
  • CRC
  • Special
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