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Monthly Archives: December 2013

Collection Update: Christmas & New Year’s Holiday Collection

Christmas and New Year’s Day Holiday Collection Schedule: Wednesday 12/25/13 and Wednesday 01/01/14

Due to the Christmas and New Year Holidays, all regular Penn Waste trash and recycling collections will be delayed one (1) day. Wednesday customers will be collected on Thursday and so on for the remainder of the week through Saturday. All collections on Monday and Tuesday will be picked up on the regularly scheduled day.


New Salem Borough: Effective 01/01/14, Penn Waste will begin servicing your borough. Your service day is changing to Wednesday. Please see service schedule notice above.

Penn Waste wishes all our customers a joyous holiday season.

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Santa’s Naughty and Nice List

Christmas is right around the corner. Only 12 days until the big day and Santa wanted us to let you know that he has a naughty and nice list for recyclables. When you are prepping for the Christmas holiday, take into account Santa’s Naughty or Nice list. Read more…

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Collection Update – Inclement Weather 2013

Wednesday, 12/11/13- All Penn Waste routes are on schedule today. Due to yesterday’s closing, we are operating on a one day delay for the remainder of the week. For areas that are not accessible, we will collect double the normal volume on your next regularly scheduled collection day.

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Cyber Monday and Cardboard Recycling

Did you know that Fedex is estimating that they will ship 85 million packages this week? On Cyber Monday alone, they expect to ship more than 22 million packages. So your package arrives and you open it to make sure all of your order is accounted for. What do you do with your cardboard box? Be sure to recycle it this year!

Here at Penn Waste, we accept any size and any quantity of cardboard. Aside from this we accept an unlimited amount of recyclables curbside. Here are some tips to ensure that you are recycling cardboard to your fullest potential: Read more…

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