The Regional Municipality of Durham


Public Service Announcement

Ensure there are no fire hazards in your household waste!

WHITBY, ON January 13, 2017

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 waste is stored, collected, transported, sorted and processed.

WHY:

Please be cautious when disposing of the following items:

NOTE:

For more information about waste management and proper disposal options in Durham Region, visit www.durham.ca/waste and click on “Know before you throw,” or download the Durham Region Waste App.

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