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Region of Peel - Working for you

How to Sort Your Waste


What Do I Do With...?


Scrap wood or firewood bundles:

This item is garbage.

This item has options for collection or disposal.

Option 1: Curbside garbage collection

  • Put scrap wood or firewood into your garbage cart.
  • The wood pieces must be small enough for you close the cart lid. Wood sticking out of your garbage cart will not be collected.

Option 2: Peel Community Recycling Centre (CRC)

  • Take larger pieces of scrap wood to a Community Recycling Centre (CRC). A disposal fee will apply.
  • Wood must be cut to a maximum of 1.2 m (4 ft) in length before being dropped off at a CRC. Pieces larger than 1.2 m will not be accepted.

Additional information:

  • Tip: reduce your time at the CRC by sorting your renovation and construction materials into separate piles before dropping them off.

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