OVWRC customers are encouraged to properly separate Construction, Demolition (C&D) and Renovation Material to save on tipping fees. Acceptable Construction and Demolition waste that is separated is charged a lower tipping fee. Click here for current waste disposal fees.
Source Separated Material is charged the lowest tipping fee. Material can be sorted into the following categories:
|Shingles||Shingle paper and nails do not have to be removed. Free of plastic, wood, etc.|
|Drywall||Unpainted; must be free of wood, tiles, etc.|
|Concrete||No larger than 4 ft x 4 ft, must be unpainted and free from rebar or any other metal.|
|Clean Wood Waste||Unpainted/untreated dimensional lumber (i.e. 2 x 4), Plywood/Chipboard/Fibreboard, Pallets|
|Dirty Wood Waste||Painted/stained/pressure treated wood, wood flooring, wood furniture & doors (minimal metal)|
Also accepted at the Construction and Demolition Site:
|Scrap Metal||NO CHARGE|
|Brush||Any branches that are larger than the thickness of your thumb, and longer than 3 – 4 feet. Material smaller than that is considered Leaf and Yard Waste.|
The following construction and renovation material is considered LANDFILL:
Asbestos siding & shingles
Plastic pipe (i.e. ABS)
Wooden windows & door with glass
Asbestos insulation requires pre-approval. Click here for more information.
Compost, Wood Mulch and Gypsum is available for purchase at the Construction and Demolition Site. Click here for more information.