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Wood – Pressure treated

How to dispose of pressure-treated wood (including decking and fence boards)

Small quantities of treated wood

Put treated wood in your black cart as garbage.

Wood that's been stained, chemically treated, pressure treated, painted and/or has nails, screws or other hardware attached is considered treated wood.

Size restrictions

Treated wood pieces must be less than:

  • 15 cm (six inches) in diameter
  • 1.25 m (four feet) in length

Larger sizes or quantities of treated wood

Take larger pieces or amounts of treated wood to a City landfill. Landfill charges will apply.

Landfill locations listed below:

Pressure treated wood