Recycling :: Recycling Information

Recyclables


If you have a refuse hauler collect trash at your home, you may also have your recyclable materials collected by obtaining a recycling container at the Township Building, 10655 Antrim Church Road. The cost of the container is $15.00. Recyclable materials may be taken to our Recycling Center any Saturday from 9:00 A.M. until 1:00 P.M. There is no charge for this service. The Center is located just south of the Township Offices along Antrim Church Road parallel to Interstate-81. Please enter and exit in the appropriate driveways that are signed accordingly.

RECYCLABLE MATERIALS INCLUDE Clear and Colored Bottle Glass, Tin, Aluminum (cans), Newsprint, Corrugated cardboard, Plastics (#’s 1-12), Office paper, Magazines, Junk mail. SORTING IS NOT REQUIRED.

The following items are not accepted at the Township Recycling Center: Plastic bags (i.e. bags of bags), Grayboard (i.e. packaging), Appliances, furniture, toys, light bulbs, window glass, electronics, and computers (although Rhodes Computer services accepts them).

ADDITIONALLY: THE FOLLOWING WASTES CANNOT BE ACCEPTED FOR DISPOSAL AT MOUNTAIN VIEW RECLAMATION OR THE TOWNSHIP'S RECYCLING CENTER: HAZARDOUS LIQUIDS; INFECTIOUS OR CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC MATERIALS; PESTICIDES, HERBICIDES; LEAD ACID BATTERIES, TIRES AND YARD WASTE.

Antrim residents may dispose of their trash free of charge at Mountain View Reclamation, 9760 Letzburg Road, on Saturdays from 7:00 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. Citizens must first obtain a "disposal card" from Mountain View Reclamation by calling their office Monday thru Friday at 597-5666, between 8:30 A.M. and 4:30 P.M. Each household may dispose of a maximum of four (thirty-gallon) bags of household waste, furniture or non-freon containing appliances.

ALL WASTE MUST BE SECURED TO PREVENT LITTERING DURING TRANSPORTATION AND UNLOADING. PLEASE REMEMBER THAT THE FOLLOWING WASTES CANNOT BE ACCEPTED FOR DISPOSAL AT MOUNTAIN VIEW RECLAMATION OR THE TOWNSHIP'S RECYCLING CENTER: HAZARDOUS LIQUIDS; INFECTIOUS OR CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC MATERIALS; PESTICIDES, HERBICIDES; LEAD ACID BATTERIES, TIRES AND YARD WASTE.

The Recycling Collection Center is operated for Antrim Township residents only and located at 10655 Antrim Church Road. Hours of operation are from 9:00am – 1:00pm on Saturdays.

By authority of the

ANTRIM TOWNSHIP BOARD OF SUPERVISORS


eCycling

The following businesses are PA DEP/R2 supported eCycling Centers:

Rhodes Computer Services, 110 South Antrim Way, Greencastle, PA

Rhodes will accept the following: Anything Computer/Laptop related Wire and Cables - Hard Drives - Circuit Boards – Printers – Copiers - Scanners – Keyboards - Mice - CRT/LCD Monitors - CRT/Flat Screen TV’s - Appliances – Stereos/Radios – Amplifiers - Equalizers - Tape Decks - CD Players - DVD / Blueray - HD Player/Recorders – Camcorders - Game Consoles – Sweepers - Hair Dryers - Curling Irons - Sewing Machines – Mixers – Toasters - Bread Makers – Blenders - Toaster ovens - Coffee Makers - Adding Machines – Calculators – Electric - Pencil Sharpeners – Typewriter - Electronic Games - Batteries (ie.Car - Cell Phone - Laptop - Rechargeable - Alkaline - Lithium-ion – NIHM – NiCAD - Lithium) Anything Electrical / Electronic

Most electronics are recycled at no charge however due to shipping and handling expenses charges do apply to computer monitors.

Rhodes Computer Services CANNOT accept the following items: Televisions, Fluorescent Lighting, Incandescent, Halogen, Mercury Vapor or HIDS, Floppy Disks, Magnetic Tapes (VHS, Cassettes, DAT, LTO, etc.), Freon-Containing Appliances (Air conditioners, Dehumidifiers or refrigerators), Home Thermostats (containing Mercury)

Television / electronics recycling:

Antrim Township does not accept TV’s or electronics at their recycling facility. Two locations in the area do accept these items:

Washington Township Refuse Transfer

12721 Buchanan Trail East

Waynesboro, PA 17268

Ph: 717-762-4413

http://www.washtwp-franklin.org/transfer-station/

Best Buy

18053 Garden Groh Blvd

Hagerstown, MD 21740

Ph: 240-420-8523

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Global-Promotions/Recycling-Electronics/pcmcat149900050025.c?id=pcmcat149900050025

Both facilities charge a fee to recycle these items. Check their website or contact the facility for rates.


Wheels for Wishes - donate unwanted vehicles

If you have an unused vehicle you would like to donate to a good cause visit http://pittsburgh.wheelsforwishes.org/. Wheels For Wishes is a vehicle donation program benefiting Make-A-Wish Greater Pennsylvania and West Virginia who, at no cost to donors, pick up or tow away vehicles, anywhere in Pennsylvania or West Virginia.

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