Yes, you may continue to use your solid coloured bags if you only put one bag out. If you have more than one garbage bag, you must use clear bags for the remaining items. Blue Bags must be used for recycling.
NO. According to the Pictou County Solid Waste Management Bylaw, all collection containers and green carts must be removed by the end of collection day. This includes any uncollected material or litter produced.
Microwaves are considered regular garbage. If yours is a smaller, countertop model, it may be placed at the curb as one item. The larger models must be brought to the Waste Management Facility at Mount William for disposal.