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Animal Poop & Litter

Animal Poop & Litter
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Landfill

Instructions

For health and safety reasons, pet poop needs to go in the landfill.

Alternatives

Save money and reduce waste by just reusing your old plastic bags.

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Facts

Pet feces contains pathogens and pollutants that are not suitable for water treatment or municipal compost. It also discolors and contaminates lawns with dangerous organisms if allowed to pass into the soil.

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