Sorting Waste

Contents should be clean and dry.

Blue Bag 1: Paper Waste


Flyers, glossy flyers and magazines

Office paper
bond, computer paper

(including manila) and file folders. You do not have to remove the plastic windows from envelopes.

Phone books, egg cartons

For example, cereal, tissue, detergent, cracker and cookie boxes. Remove and discard foil, plastic liners and metal fasteners.

Corrugated Cardboard
Corrugated cardboard may be placed inside the bag or if it is too large to fit inside, it can be bundled (must not be larger than 3 feet by 2 feet by 1 foot) and placed beside the bag.

Valley Waste–Resource Management
The Municipalities of Kings, Annapolis Royal, Berwick, Kentville, Middleton and Wolfville:
Partners in Waste Reduction