‘TIS THE SEASON TO
REDUCE, REUSE & RECYCLE!
• Take your own bags with you when you go shopping. • Save Christmas wrap, ribbons, bows, bags and tins for
Don’t load up on plastic bags that will end up in reuse next year.
landfills. If you have to take a bag with your purchase,
save it and use it again. • Reuse last year’s Christmas cards by cutting the card in
half, write a message on the back to make a Christmas
• Rather than buying gifts, think of making a donation post card or gift tag.
on someone’s behalf, or simply do something nice for
someone else. A kind gesture is often appreciated • Rather than disposing of toys and other gifts which
more than a gift. have been outgrown; donate them to charity for others
• Choose products that
are durable and will
serve you for a long time RECYCLE
rather than those which
will require replacement • Christmas wrap (except foil wrap) that you can’t reuse
prematurely. should be flattened and placed in your blue box.
• Place left over turkey bones and other food scraps from
your Christmas feast in your green bin.
SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
D WASTE 1 2 3 4
”Use newspaper to wrap gifts and Bradford West Gwillimbury DETAILS ON PAGE 16
2010 recycle it after the holidays.” TB A
Y 7AM M OND
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 WASTE SITES CLOSE 24 CHRISTMAS DAY 25
AT NOON. Waste Sites Closed
WASTE SITES 26 27 28 29 30 NEW YEARS EVE 31
2 bags/containers DOUBLE UP DAYS: DEC 27 - DEC 31 (ALL AREAS)
DOUBLE UP DAYS: DEC 27 - DEC 31
week DOUBLE UP DAYS
simcoe.ca Questions? (705) 735-6901 | (800) 263-3199 | firstname.lastname@example.org