Waste Nothing

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Pyrex is a brand of glassware. Pyrex is now soda-lime glass; before 1998 it was made of borosilicate glass, which is more heat resistant but was more likely to break if dropped.

Similar items: Clear container glass, Coloured container glass, Drinking glasses, Glass bottles and jars, Glass microwave trays, and Glass vases.

Place in your Garbage Bin

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Please place items in your Garbage Bin. Alternatively, reusable items are collected at the City's Community Environment Days. Click on the link, then "Events by Date" for locations and schedule of events.

This applies to Housewares, Hand tools, Toys, Drinking glasses, Cookware and bakeware, Linens, Ring binders, Board games and puzzles, Markers, Popsicle sticks, Yarn, Pens, Pencils, Small appliances, and Textiles.

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Added April 5, 2011.

Last updated January 2, 2014.

Applies to Toronto.


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