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How to safely dispose of oily rags and spill clean-up material

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Oily rags and spill clean-up material

Oily rags/spill clean-up material

Put oily rags and spill clean-up in your black cart as garbage.

Special instructions

  • Ensure all liquids are absorbed with rags or absorbent.
  • Double bag all oily rags and used absorbent and tied closed before putting in black cart.
  • Never flush rags down your toilet as it may be harmful to the environment and may damage the pipes in your home.
Title: What Goes Where?
Author: City of Calgary
Description: Residential recycling and disposal search tool