The Region of Peel is offering free confidential paper shredding events at all six of its CRCs this spring.

Residents can take unbound paper – such as taxes, bills, income statements and personal information – to events held on:

  • May 26 – Fewster CRC, 1126 Fewster Drive, Mississauga (4 – 8 p.m.) 
  • May 28 – Caledon CRC, 1795 Quarry Drive, Caledon (8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) 
  • June 2 – Brampton CRC, 395 Chrysler Drive, Brampton (4 – 8 p.m.) 
  • June 4 – Bolton CRC, 109 Industrial Road, Caledon (8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) 
  • June 9 – Battleford CRC, 2255 Battleford Road, Mississauga (4 – 8 p.m.) 
  • June 11 – Heart Lake CRC, 420 Railside Drive, Brampton (8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.)

Residents can also drop confidential paper for shredding – plus other items – at Conservation Day on May 14 in the Suncor Parking Lot at 385 Southdown Road (off Lakeshore Road W.) in Mississauga from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Conservation Day will also accept:

  • Blue and grey boxes, and old green bins, 
  • household hazardous waste (in sealed, labelled containers): motor oil, paint, chemicals, all batteries and propane tanks (max. 18 kg./40 lb.), 
  • reusable items: clothing, books and housewares, and 
  • electronics: tvs, computers and cell phones.

There will be no cart exchanges – for garbage, recycling or organics carts – at any of these events.