The Regional Municipality of Durham

Public Service Announcement

Ensure there are no fire hazards in your household waste!

WHITBY, ON October 28, 2016

The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department is reminding residents to be mindful of fire hazards in household waste. Heat sources can start fires when while is stored, collected, transported, sorted and processed.

Please be mindful when disposing of the following items:

For more information about waste management and proper disposal options in Durham Region, visit or download the Durham Region Waste App.

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For more information, please contact Corporate Communications.