navigation
Region of Peel - Working for you
navigation
Region of Peel - Working for you

How to Sort Your Waste

main

What Do I Do With...?

Organics

Microwave popcorn bag:

This item is organic waste.

Put this item in your organics (green) cart.

Special disposal instructions or restrictions:

  • Remove any packaging before placing the item in your green cart.
  • Reduce odours by lining your organics cart and kitchen container with newspaper, paper bags, or certified compostable bags. Don’t put organics in plastic grocery bags.
  • Don’t put pet waste or diapers in your organics cart. These items belong in the garbage.

 Additional information:

  • The Region collects unlimited amounts of organic waste from the curb.
  • If your green cart isn't full by your regular collection day, consider adding yard waste. Check the complete list of acceptable yard waste items.

Connect to Peel

Join over 100,000 Peel residents who receive emails featuring the latest Regional news, emergency updates and community events.

Sign up for Connect to Peel

Click on the following for a complete list of items:

  • Green Bin
  • Yard Waste
  • Blue Box
  • Garbage
  • CRC
  • Special
Need to contact us? Send feedback or submit a service request.