Residential Recycle Blue Bag Service

Date: December 29th, 2020 | Categories: Public Notices | By: | 0

PUBLIC NOTICE
RESIDENTIAL BLUE BAG RECYCLING PROGRAM
DECEMBER 31, 2020

The bi-weekly residential blue bag recycling service will resume January 6th and 7th, 2021 with the availability to accept additional plastic material that is labeled 4 and 5.

There was a disruption to the service in December and an unscheduled service was provided December 30th and 31st to help with the holiday waste. The regular bi-weekly residential blue bag recycling service will resume January 6th and 7th, 2021.

2021 Collection Schedule:
2021 Collection Schedule

Acceptable Material:

  • Corrugated Cardboard
  • Box Board
  • Newspaper
  • Office Paper
  • Magazines
  • Flyers
  • Shredded Paper (shredded paper must be placed in a separate bag and tied before placing in a blue bag)
  • Tin Cans (cans must be rinsed)
  • Plastic labeled #1, #2, #4 or #5. (containers must be rinsed, and caps/lids discarded)

Unacceptable Material:
Aerosol cans, air filters, air fresheners, anti-static sheets, bakeware, band-aids, batteries, black plastic, branches, bricks, bubble wrap, cat litter, cellophane, ceramics, cereal box liners, clayware, cigarettes, coloured paper, cleaning or soiled wipes, cloth & clothes, corks, diapers, dry cleaner bags, egg cartons (plastic or Styrofoam), foam, food waste, fuel containers, garbage, grass, glass, kleenex, knives, laminated paper, leather, light bulbs, mirrors, nails, needles, nuts & bolts, paint cans, paper towel, plastic bags, plastic caps, plastics 3, 6, or 7, ribbon, rope, rubber bands, scissors, styrofoam, tissues, toilet paper, toothbrushes, twine, waxed cardboard or paper, zip-lock bags, and any hazardous materials.