Effective January 24, 2013, Under
Act 108, trash haulers will not accept electronic devices as part of
the trash stream. This includes answering machines, compact disc
players, fax machines, computer hard drives, laptops, mobile phones,
modems, microwave ovens, pagers, PCs and peripherals, printers,
printer circuit boards, radios, remote controls, stereos, tape
players, telephones, televisions, and VCRs. Best Buy (717)
0840-4530) offers free recycling of covered devices. Check with
retail outlets prior to delivering items to ensure acceptance and
limit of specific items.
The York County Solitd Waste & Refuse Authority also accepts electronic devices free at its facility on Flour Mill Road on Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 4 PM, and Saturdays 8 AM to noon. See more information here.
As of February 1, 2019, Penn Waste is our trash and recycling hauler. For details, please click here.
Only clean clothing and shoes are to be placed in the Salvation Army bin. Residents who have furniture, appliances or other large items for the Salvation Army need to contact the Salvation Army at 1-800-95-TRUCK. Other items accepted at the recycle drop-off area include: aluminum, steel, and bi-metal cans; any color glass; plastic bottles, containers and jugs; newsprint and cardboard.
Recycle Your Clothes and
Shoes at Our
The York County Solid Waste Authority's public recycle dropoff area now contains a Salvation Army collection bin for clothing and shoes.
Used motor oil.
Aero Oil in New Freedom takes old propane tanks.
Does anyone know of other dropoff
points in the area?