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New Recycling Guide

Spring 2020

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Zoning Hearing Board Solicitor RFP

Proposals due May 4, 2020 at 1PM.

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Drop-Off Recycling Collection

Due to the current situation with the Coronavirus (COVID-19),

East Buffalo Township has suspended all recycling services

until further notice.

You have the option to hold on to your recyclables or to throw away the materials.

All Recycling services, including pick-up and drop-off services, will resume operations after the suspension has concluded.

Do not leave ANY materials at the recycling site, that is illegal dumping and littering.

Updated March 30, 2020


Mondays 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM.


Second Saturday of each month 8 AM to 12 PM.


When a holiday is observed on a Monday, the Recycling Center will be open on Tuesday.


Weather conditions may unexpectedly prevent opening of the Drop-Off Center.


* Schedule is subject to change.

Collected Recyclables

  • Aluminum Cans
  • Bi-Metal Cans
  • Corrugated Cardboard
  • Chipboard & Paperboard
  • Glass – Clear Bottles & Jugs
  • Glass – Brown Bottles
  • Glass – Green Bottles
  • Magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Office Paper
  • #1 Plastic Bottles & Jugs
  • #2 Plastic Bottles & Jugs 

Drop-Off Notes


Rinse and leave labels on.

NOT ACCEPTED: Chemical cans; Foil; Paint cans; Pie plates; Spray cans.



Rinse and leave labels on

NOT ACCEPTED: Chemical cans; Paint cans; Spray cans.



Broken down / flattened. Clean and dry.

NOT ACCEPTED: Packaging materials (plastic strapping, Styrofoam); Wax coated boxes.



All must broken down / flattened. Cartons must be rinsed.

ACCEPTED: Cereal boxes; Dry food boxes; Paper towel rolls; Soda cases; Cartons (juice, milk, soup, broth, wine, soy milk, etc.)

NOT ACCEPTED: Any if the above with plastic or foil liners.



Remove caps, lids, tops. Rinse and leave labels on. Separate by color. Blue glass may be recycled with green glass.

NOT ACCEPTED: Broken Glass; Candle jars; Ceramic materials; Drinking glasses; Earthen ware; Fiberglass; Light bulbs; Mirrors; Plate glass; Pottery; Pyrex/cookware; Vases; Window glass.



May be whole or shredded. If shredded, the material must be bagged in a CLEAR plastic bag

ACCEPTED: White or colored office paper; Computer printer paper (>1995); School / institutional worksheets; Tablet  paper; Junk mail (envelopes, flyers, glossy ads).

NOT ACCEPTED: Lunch room waste (paper cups, napkins, plates, food wrappers); Catalogs or Phone Books; Carbon Paper; File Folders or File Hangers; Paper that contains a wax coating or crayon.



Rinse and flatten. Leave labels on. Separated by type of plastic.

ACCEPTED: #1 single serve (8 oz. – 20 oz.), 2 liter and soda bottles and other food containers that have a neck; and #2 single serve (8 oz. – 20 oz.), milk or juice containers, detergent bottles.

NOT ACCEPTED: Butter, cottage cheese or other bowls; Oil or anti-freeze containers; Plastic toys.


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East Buffalo Township, PA
589 Fairground Road
Lewisburg, PA 17837
Phone: 570-523-6320 / Fax: 570-523-9151