Following guidance from the province's Restart BC Plan and new health and safety regulations from WorkSafeBC, we are taking all necessary steps to protect public health and maintain the safety of our employees.
How to safely dispose of pet waste
A reminder that pet waste should be double-bagged before being placed in the garbage (not in your organics cart). This is especially important during the COVID-19 pandemic as we work to prevent the spread of transmission.
Small amounts of pet waste are accepted, as we want to limit the amount going to the landfill. Pet waste is potentially hazardous to staff and also produces methane, a powerful green house gas.
To learn more about how to safely dispose of pet waste, visit the Metro Vancouver website: