Waste Nothing

Set out at your curb


Scrap metal is now collected right at your curbside on your scheduled Garbage Bin collection day. Please break down, bundle and/or tie where possible. For safety reasons, be sure to remove doors from fridges, freezers, ovens and other large appliances. Please set out these items for pick up 0.5 metre (2 feet) away from your Garbage Bin.

This applies to Humidifiers and dehumidifiers, Exercise machines, Metal fans, Baseboard heaters, Small motors, Range hoods, Metal sinks, Snow blowers, Automotive tire rims, Metal wheelbarrows, Rototillers, Metal safes, Pumps, Metal drums, and Metal plumbing fixtures.

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Added April 5, 2011.

Last updated September 20, 2012.

Applies to Toronto.

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