Non Approved Burning List TFD - Home | Departments

The following is a list of items which ARE NOT allowed to be burned within the city limits or within Shawnee County. The list includes, but is not limited to:

  • Leaves
  • Grass Clippings
  • Paper
  • Pallets
  • Shingles
  • Vinyl siding
  • Masonite siding
  • Wood paneling
  • Primed or Painted wood
  • Plywood
  • Varnished or finished wood
  • Housewrap (tyvek)
  • Paint cans, rollers, brushes, trays
  • Carpet and padding
  • Linoleum
  • Oriented-strand board (OSB)
  • Wafer and Particle boards
  • Caulking tubes
  • Electrical wires
  • Conduit pipe
  • Junction boxes
  • PVC pipe
  • Plastics
  • Insulation, fiberglass, foam, styrofoam
  • Trash (residential or commercial)
  • Treated Lumber (CCA)
  • Railroad ties
  • Telephone poles
  • Wet or green timber
  • Household furnishings
  • Household hazardous wastes
  • Asbestos material
  • Petroleum products
  • Dead animals
  • Metals
  • Tires
  • Oil
  • Aerosol cans
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