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Carpet, rugs, underlay, padding, astro turf, floor mats or artificial grass

This item is renovation or construction material.

This item has options for collection or disposal.

Option 1: Peel Community Recycling Centre (CRC)

  • Take large uncut rolls, pieces or mats of carpet, underlay or padding a Community Recycling Centre (CRC). A disposal fee will apply.
  • Large rolls greater than 1.2 m (4 ft) in length and 76 cm (30 in) wide and large pieces are not collected at the curb.

Option 2: Curbside garbage collection

  • Place bundles of cut-and-rolled carpet, underlay or padding at the curb on your regular garbage collection day.
  • Each bundle must be no larger than 1.2 m (4 ft) in length and 76 cm (30 in) wide.

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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