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Cookware, cutlery and small household items


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How to dispose of cookware and small household items

Useable household goods

Reuse useable household goods, give to family and friends or donate to participating charities such as:



Broken and unusable household goods

Put unusable cookware or housewares in your black cart as garbage. These items include the following:

  • Dishes, plates, and serving platters
  • Lamps and lampshades
  • Knives
  • Clocks
  • Window blinds
  • Umbrellas
  • Air mattresses
  • Picture frames
  • Garden hoses and snow shovels
  • Sewing machines
  • Typewriters
  • Baby monitors

Special instructions

  • Package glass items and knives safely by putting them into a puncture-resistant, non-breakable container (e.g. plastic tub, plastic pail, laundry detergent container, etc.)
  • Or wrap in two layers of paper and place in a tied bag.
  • Labels as 'sharps' with a permanent marker and place in your black cart.
Cookware and small household items