Waste Nothing

Plastic film wrapping around packages of toilet paper, paper towels, diapers, water and soft drinks, etc. Also around individual rolls of toilet paper and paper towels.

Similar items: BoPET polyester film, Bubble wrap, Candy wrappers, Nylon, Picture negatives and film, Plastic bags, Plastic food wrap, Silage wrap, and Stickers.

Place in your Blue Bin

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Empty and rinse bags to remove residue. You may either bundle your bags inside one bag and ties handles or put bags in loose.

Biodegradable bags, black-coloured bags, and any other plastic bags/film not listed here should be placed in your garbage bin.

This applies to Plastic bags and Plastic film overwrap.

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Added May 31, 2015.

Last updated May 31, 2015.

Applies to Toronto.


  • diaper package wrapping
  • overwrap
  • paper towel packaging
  • paper towel wrapping
  • soft drink wrapping
  • toilet paper packaging
  • toilet paper wrapping