Banned/Prohibited Waste

Prohibited Waste

Refuse Disposal Facilities Tipping Fee and Regulation Bylaw No. 5759 prohibits various items from disposal at refuse disposal sites as well as prohibiting other items from burial at refuse disposal sites. 

Those items that are prohibited from disposal (ie. will not be accepted at all) are as follows:

  • auto hulks & tires
  • biomedical waste
  • farm animal carcasses and farm animal body parts
  • hazardous waste except at Sites where Hazardous Waste Collection has been established
  • liquids and semi-solid wastes except as permitted in this bylaw
  • log yard wastes
  • PCB's
  • radioactive wastes
  • reactive wastes
  • solid waste that is on fire or smoldering