How often will my trash be picked up by Waste Pro?
The trash will be picked up once per week on your assigned service day.
What waste will not be picked up by Waste Pro?
Excluded waste is all commercial and industrial refuse, construction debris except as what was defined previously, dead animals, institutional waste, hazardous waste, offal waste, stable matter, vegetable waste and special waste.
Vegetable waste - excluded if resulted from the processing of plants for food by commercial establishments such as canneries. This does not include waste products resulting from the preparation and consumption of food in places such as cafeterias and restaurants.
Institutional waste - solid waste originating from education, health and research facilities such as schools, hospitals, nursing homes, laboratories, and other similar establishments
Special Waste - special waste is a form of excluded waste and is defined as non-hazardous, solid waste that is subject to additional government regulations or special handling requirements in collection, transportation, processing or disposal as a result of the characteristics of or processes which generate such waste.
Are hazardous items allowed in containers?
No, hazardous items are not allowed in containers. For example, oil-based paint is not allowed, but water-based paint if properly dried using an absorbent is allowed. If hazardous items are found during collection, the trash will not be collected.