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Garbage

Kitty litter and pet waste

This item is garbage.

Put this item in your garbage (grey) cart.

Special disposal instructions or restrictions:

  • Put pet waste and kitty litter in a plastic bag. Tie the bag, then put it your garbage cart.
  • Do not put pet waste or litter box absorbents in your organics (green) cart.

Additional information:

  • If your garbage cart is already full, excess garbage must be placed in a garbage bag. Tag the bag of excess garbage with a Region of Peel garbage tag.
  • Place the tagged bag or items close to — but not on top of — your garbage cart, leaving at least 1 m (3 ft) of clear space between your extra garbage item and your cart.
  • Garbage tags are not required during an exemption period. Your exemption period takes place on your scheduled garbage collection day in December or January, during or after the Christmas holiday. Check your collection calendar for your next exemption period.
  • Bulky items or furniture are always collected on your garbage weekFind your collection calendar.

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