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Use small grocery bags. Then, empty the material into a larger bag.
Keep recyclables separate from other waste. You can use the blue tinted bag we provide. Most litter is recyclable! You can recycle coffee cups, aluminum cans, and paper products.
Place garbage in the clear bags we give you. We won't collect tinted or dark bags.
Drop off recyclable materials like tires and scrap metal at any Markham's
Wear appropriate and protective clothes.
If you're near a road, always watch for vehicles.
Leave leaves, twigs, and plants on the ground.
Don't step on spring plants that may just be starting to grow. These include shrubs, bulbs, and flowers.
Don't pick up dangerous items like needles. You can call 905.477.5530 to report these items. You can also use the "Report a Problem" function on the
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