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Yearly Archives: 2017


York County Residents – Extended Days and Hours for Electronics Recycling

York County residents may partake in the York County Solid Waste Authority’s free Residential Electronics Recycling Program. Beginning October 2, the program will relocate to the Small Load Drop-off Facility at the York County Resource Recovery Center. Electronics will be accepted Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4 pm and on Saturday from 8 am to Noon.

Residents should enter the York County Resource Recovery Center located at 2651 Blackbridge Road, and proceed toward the scales. A worker will confirm delivery of electronics only and provide a placard to the resident enabling free delivery. Residents will then follow “Public Drop-off” signs to the Small Load Drop-off Facility. Please show the electronics placard to the Small Load Drop-off Facility attendant who will direct residents to the electronics off-load area. After the electronics have been unloaded, residents will be directed to the designated exit for the Resource Recovery Center where the placards will be returned.

Accepted Items:

  • Televisions (limit of five televisions per visit)
  • Desktop Computers
  • Laptop Computers
  • Computer Monitors
  • Computer Peripherals (keyboards, printers, computer mouse, etc.)
  • Cell Phones
  • Vacuum Cleaners
  • Alarm Clocks
  • Irons
  • Coffee Makers
  • Or anything with a plug (except Freon)

Please do not drop off anything container Freon. These include but are not limited to refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners and dehumidifiers.

For more information, please visit www.ycswa.com.

 

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Collection Update: Labor Day 2017

Monday, September 4th, 2017: Due to the Labor Day Holiday, all Penn Waste trash and recycling collections will be delayed one (1) day for the entire week. Monday customers will be collected on Tuesday, Tuesday customers will be collected on Wednesday and so on for the remainder of the week through Saturday.

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Penn Waste wishes all of our customers a safe and happy holiday!

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Collection Update: 4th of July Holiday 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017: Due to the 4th of July Holiday, all residential Penn Waste collections will be delayed one (1) day. Tuesday customers will be collected on Wednesday. Wednesday customers will be collected on Thursday and so on for the remainder of the week through Saturday.

ATTENTION FAWN GROVE BOROUGH RESIDENTS – Due to the July 4th Holiday and parade on Saturday, July 8, 2017, Borough Residents are asked to have their recyclables curbside by 6:00 a.m. for pickup.

To stay up to date on recycling tips and collection updates, consider following us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

If you have not already done so, consider signing up for our E-News Updates to receive recycling suggestions and collection updates directly to your e-mail inbox.

Penn Waste wishes all of our customers a safe and happy holiday!

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Independence Day Recycling

It’s almost time for America to celebrate its independence. With this holiday, barbecues and picnics come to mind. You may not have realized that many of the items that you use when you have a barbecue or picnic are recyclable. Continue reading to learn more about what you should be tossing in your recycle bin on your next gathering. Read more…

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