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How to dispose of plywood, particle board, and OSB

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Wood - plywood, particle board/OSB and MDF

Particle boards, plywood

Small quantities of manufactured wood

Put manufactured wood in your black cart as garbage.

Manufactured wood includes plywood, particle board/oriented strand board (OSB), wood panelling, hardboard (HDF) and MDF.

Size restrictions

Manufactured wood pieces must fit inside the black cart and be less than:
  • 15 cm (six inches) in diameter
  • 1.25 m (four feet) in length

Large sizes or quantities of manufactured wood

Take large pieces or amounts of manufactured wood to a City landfill. Landfill charges will apply.

Landfill locations listed below:

Title: What Goes Where?
Author: City of Calgary
Description: Residential recycling and disposal search tool