Trash and Recycling
Republic Services of Telford now provides service for our weekly waste and recycling collections.
Fast Facts: Pickup day for waste and recycling is Wednesday. Place both items on curb no later than 6:00 am.
Bulk Items: You may place 1 bulk item out for pickup on the last Wednesday of each month. Additional bulk items can be scheduled for an extra charge. Units containing CFC or Freon must be scheduled separately.
Holidays: If a holiday falls on or before your Wednesday pickup, your trash and recycling pickup will be Thursday.
- New Year’s Day
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
- Christmas Day
Single Stream Recycling means ALL recyclables are are placed together in one container for pick-up! Please remember to rinse items before placing in bin. Lids are acceptable for recycling.
What you can recycle:
- Paper- Newspaper, magazines, phone books, junk mail, catalog, cracker and cereal boxes, corrugated cardboard boxes (flattened)
- Glass- Bottles and Jars (brown,clear, & green)
- Metals – Food and beverage cans
- Plastics – Any household plastic bottle or container ( #1 – #7 stamped on bottom)
What is Not recyclable
- Motor oil containers
- plastic grocery bags
- Styrofoam or microwave trays
- window glass or drinking glasses
- aluminum foil or foil pans
- light bulbs
- plastic without numbers
Household hazardous wastes such as: gasoline, waste oil, non-latex paints, varnish, thinners, pesticides, drain cleaners, pool chemicals, bottled gas, car or truck parts are NOT PERMITTED with regular household waste. Buck County provides drop off days for these materials.
For more information on Household Hazardous Wastes, go to: www.Bucks County.org or call 1-888-942-8257
AS OF JANUARY 1, 2013, crews are NO LONGER PERMITTED TO PICKUP TELEVISIONS AND COMPUTER EQUIPMENT FOR DISPOSAL. THIS INCLUDES LAPTOPS MONITORS CPU’s PRINTERS SCANNER KEYBOARDS MOUSES SPEAKERS CABLES AND BATTERY BACKUPS.