Recycling


2017 recycling and garbage pickup calendar

 Recycle

The clear bag system is designed to accept household paper, tin and plastic containers. 

Mixed Papers

Accepted Items:

Newspaper, Magazines, Flyers, Office Paper and Catalogues

Clean Mixed Containers

Accepted Items:

Milk Jugs, Tin Food Cans, Plastic containers No. 1, 2, 4 or 5

 

What should NOT go in the Clear Bag?

  • Plastic toys
  • Ceramics
  • Bubble wrap / Plastic film
  • Scrap metal or wood
  • Styrofoam
  • Food or yard waste
  • Un-rinsed food containers
  • Glass
  • Toxic items (batteries, paint cans,
  • Soiled paper (used tissue or paper towel aerosol cans)
  • pizza boxes smeared with cheese, etc.)
  • Electronics or small appliances
  • Soiled containers
  • Diapers
  • Sharp objects, needles, blades, etc.

When in doubt – leave it out

Corrugated cardboard recycling is available to all residents.  A container for corrugated cardboard is located on the east side of the Corner Grocery Store.

*Remember refundable beverage containers can be recycled by donating them to Communities in Bloom at the Wembley Greenhouse.