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There is no exemption in place or planned for the use of clear bags for garbage.
It is extremely important to prepare items correctly before placing them in your blue bags. This means:
Even though the manufacture puts a recycling symbol on most styrofoam packaging it doesn’t mean that it is acceptable in the City’s program. We cannot take any styrofoam for the following reasons:
Across Canada many curbside recycling programs require the use of blue bags. There are a number of reasons for this and some of them include: