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Dining, Kitchen, Outdoor, and Home Decor

This information helps stewards report using the correct material categories. If you require further assistance determining which category is right for your materials, please use the Materials Tool.

"Dining, Kitchen, Outdoor and Home Decor" examples include: dinnerware, glasses, mugs, cutlery, utensils, knives, cookware, gadgets, cutting board, vases, painting, mirror, window, coverings, Christmas tree, ornaments, garden tools, hoses, etc.

COMPONENTS

TYPICAL WERECYCLE MATERIAL SUBCATEGORIES

REPORTING TIPS

Box

  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging
  • Corrugated Cardboard

 

 

 

Inserts / dividers

  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging
  • Corrugated Cardboard
 

Protective packaging

  • Kraft Paper - Non-Laminated
  • Corrugated Cardboard
  • Expanded Polystyrene - Other
  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging 
  • PLA, PHA, PHB – Plastic Film
 

Individual wrap

  • LDPE or HDPE Film
  • Plastic Laminates – Non-Beverage
  • PLA, PHA, PHB – Plastic Film
 

Twist ties / plastic ties

  • Other Steel Containers and Packaging – Non-Beverage
  • Plastic Laminates – Non-Beverage
  • Paper Laminates
 

Warranty instructions

  • Other Printed Materials
  • Newsprint (Inserts and Circulars)
  • Other Newsprint – Non-CNA/OCNA Members
 

Bubble wrap

  • Plastic Laminates – Non-Beverage
  • PLA, PHA, PHB – Plastic Film
  • LDPE or HDPE Film
 

Blister packaging

  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging
  • Other Plastic Packaging (not listed above) <5 Litres – Non-Beverage
  • PET Thermoform Containers <5 Litres – Non-Beverage

For blister packaging, please report the cardboard backing and the plastic separately.

Hang tag
  • Natural and Synthetic Textiles
  • Plastic Laminates - Non-Beverage
  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging

Report Natural and Synthetic Textiles in Ontario only

Tag Attachment

  • Other Plastic Packaging (not listed above) <5 Litres - Non-Beverage
 
Label
  • Paper Laminates
  • Plastic Laminates - Non-Beverage
  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging
 
Bag for smaller components
  • LDPE or HDPE Film
  • Plastic Laminates - Non-Beverage
  • PLA, PHA, PHB Plastic Film
 
Tea lights
  • Other Aluminum Packaging
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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