Dispose of it safely
Tempered glass is not acceptable in blue carts or at community recycling depots. These items should be packaged properly for disposal in your black cart or at City landfills
. Charges will apply
for disposal at City landfills.
Properly package glass shards by putting the pieces into a puncture-resistant, non-breakable, sealed container (i.e. plastic tub, plastic bleach bottle, milk container or pop bottle) or by wrapping it in two layers of paper and bagging them. Label as "sharps" with a permanent marker and place in your black cart