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Environment Day – Thursday, June 22 2017

Ward 29’s Environment Day has come and gone for 2017. 

There are still other City Environment Days to be held in other wards – you can more about this on the city website 

 

 

Please join Councillor Fragedakis and your neighbours to reuse, recycle and safely dispose at Dieppe Park from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Thursday, June 22, 2017.

Do your part in creating a cleaner, greener and more liveable Toronto. Bring us your unused and unwanted household items and you will help to:
–         Extend the life of a product by offering it to someone for reuse.
–         Reduce the amount of waste going to landfill and ensure that it is properly recycled.shredding
–         Ensure that hazardous waste materials are disposed of safely

There will also be compost, mulch and a shredding service – limits may apply.

Drop off for recycling or proper disposal

(e.g., cleaning supplies and solvents, motor oil, paint, batteries, E-cigarettes, old/unused medication, mercury thermometers / thermostats, pesticides, fluorescent and compact fluorescent bulbs, propane tanks, gasoline, etc.)

Donate items to local schools for reuse

  • Yarn, knitting needles, sewing notions, buttons and keys
  • Children’s books, musical instruments
  • CD’s, CD cases, 35 mm cameras
  • Costume jewellery including broken, old watches
  • Arts and crafts supplies–pencils, crayons, markers
  • Corks, cork boards, clipboards
  • Dress up clothing–costumes, prom dresses, uniforms

Donate items for reuse (please keep these separate from other items)

  • Sporting goods (e.g., skates, hockey equipment, bikes, rackets, etc.)
  • Books (excluding school/university curriculum books)
  • Eyeglasses, walking aids, hearing aids, etc.
  • Small household items (e.g., dishes, ornaments, kitchen utensils, artistic drawings, games, etc.)
  • Textiles in good condition (e.g. clothing, linens, etc.)
  • Non-perishable foods will be donated to a food bank

Note: You can recycle plastic shopping bag, foam polystyrene, empty paint and aerosol cans in your Blue recycling Bin.

Please do not bring construction waste, air conditioners, garbage, wood, cassette and videotapes, commercial/ industrial hazardous waste and scrap metal.

 

For more details, please see the the city website and/or this flyer.

 

 

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Suite C45, Second Floor
Toronto, ON M5H 2N2
Phone: 416-392-4032
Fax: 416-392-4123

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