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 Recylcing Information

RECYCLING AND DISPOSAL
AS OF JANUARY 16, 2008, THERE IS NO MORE CURBSIDE RECYCLING IN MIFFLINTOWN BOROUGH.  RESIDENTS MAY TAKE THEIR RECYCLING OUT TO THE RECYCLING CENTER ON OLD 322.

Recycling products are not garbage if properly prepared.

A good thing to remember about glass and plastic. . . to determine if an item is recyclable or not is that the top of the item must be smaller than the base of the item.

Also remember all recyclables must be reasonably clean and all lids must be removed.

ITEMS WE ACCEPT

  • GLASS – Bottles and Jars Only (no other type of glass of any kind) – positively all lids must be removed and all items must be reasonably clean. Must be sorted by color. Colors are clear, brown, and green.
  • #1 AND #2 PLASTIC BOTTLES AND JARS ONLY – All lids must be removed and must be reasonably clean. (no butter dishes or ice cream buckets)
  • TIN CANS – Must be reasonably clean. Tin lids from bottles or jars can be with the tin cans also.
  • NEWSPAPERS, MAGAZINES, AND CARDBOARD – Must be tied in a bundle or organized in a bag or box. Must be sorted separately. All recycling products must be organized!!!

ITEMS WE POSITIVELY DO NOT ACCEPT

  • Aerosol cans of any kind
  • flashlight batteries
  • window glass
  • dishes/ceramics/cups
  • butter dishes
  • ice cream buckets.

RECYCLING IS GOOD FOR ALL OF US AND SO EASY. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ON YOUR CURBSIDE RECYCLING, PLEASE CALL US AND WE WILL BE HAPPY TO ASSIST YOU.

COCOLAMUS CREEK DISPOSAL AND RECYCLING
R.R. #1, Box 660, McAlisterville, PA 17049

Hours:
Monday, Thursday, Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m.
Closed Tuesday and Wednesday

Telephone: 717-463-2381

STARTING JULY 1ST 2007, RECYCLING BINS CAN BE OBTAINED AT THE BOROUGH OFFICE AT 100 CROSS STREET DURING REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS.  PLEASE CALL COCOLAMUS CREEK DISPOSAL SERVICE AT THE ABOVE NUMBER TO BE PUT ON THE RECYCLING SCHEDULE!!!