Peel Public Health COVID-19 vaccination clinics are closed today

Due to the extreme weather, all vaccination appointments are cancelled for Monday, January 17.

Waste services affected by extreme weather

All waste collection is cancelled today. The Brampton, Caledon, Battleford, and Bolton Community Recycling Centres are closed.

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Compost

The Region converts organics and yard waste collected from the curb into compost.

Other information

All Peel Community Recycling Centres (CRCs) sell compost.

Cost

Regional compost costs 3.5¢ per kg or $35 per tonne plus HST (rounded down to the nearest dollar).

Availability

Compost is currently unavailable.

When compost is for sale, supply may be limited, and availability can change without notice.

Safety and quality

Peel's compost meets all Provincial requirements for safety and quality.

Guidelines

  • The Region does not deliver compost. Please bring a shovel and a container for loading your own compost.
  • Small sharp pieces can pass through the screener while the compost is being processed. These fragments can cut or scrape skin. Always be careful and wear gloves when handling compost.

A Region of Peel composter costs $22.00 (including taxes).

Composters are:

  • Sold at select Peel Community Recycling Centres.
  • Only available from April to June.
  • Available for sale at the Heart Lake CRC, Bolton CRC and Fewster CRC (while quantities last).
  • Sales are suspended at the Brampton CRC, Caledon CRC, or Battleford CRC.

Compost bin features

  • Capacity is 300 L (80 gal)
  • Twist-locking lid
  • Harvest door for easy compost removal
  • BPA-free and made from recycled materials