Waste Nothing

Items that would never fit in your Garbage Bin, when empty, are considered oversize and collected curbside. Please place these items 0.5 metre (2 feet) away from your Garbage Bin on your scheduled garbage collection day for free pick-up. Bag tags are not required.

Please take apart or separate large heavy items, so that they are manageable. Please remove any nails, cut and tie in bundles no longer than 1.2 m (4 feet) and weighing less than 20 kg (44 pounds).

This applies to Furniture, Shower inserts, Child or baby car seats, Plastic fans, Ceiling fans, Plastic fencing, Water coolers, Artificial Christmas trees, Backyard composters, Popcorn carts, Dog houses, Vacuum cleaners and carpet steamers, Ladders, Laundry baskets, and Lawn rollers.

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Added April 5, 2011.

Last updated September 20, 2012.

Applies to Toronto.

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