We challenge all environmentally conscious people to purge clutter from their home in a way that will protect the environment. Here are various recycling events and locations, and shredder events that will help you get rid of these items in the most environmentally friendly way. This page gets updated when information is available so return back each spring to check it out! All the events take place in the Philadelphia area, specifically in Montgomery County.
Here are recycling events, locations hazardous waste removal, and shredding events for the current year in or around Philadelphia. Happy recycling!
Saturday, May 11, 2019, from 9:00 AM-noon
Saturday, June 8, 2019, from 9:00 AM-noon
Saturday, June 29, 2019, from 9:00 AM-noon
For Montgomery County residents only, no businesses, Free of charge, 10 tires per vehicle maximum, Rims and tires on rims accepted, and No off-road tires.
Looking for other county events, click below.
Bucks County residents Tire Recycling-2018 version– 2019 coming soon
Delaware County residents Tire Recycling-2018 version – 2019 coming soon
Tire drop off events in PA for 2018-2018 version – 2019 coming soon
MONTGOMERY COUNTY PA HOUSEHOLD HAZWASTE RECYCLE EVENTS
2019 Montgomery County PA Residential Events: all start at 9:00 AM and end at 3:00 PM
Saturday, April 27, 2019, Boyertown Middle School East 2020 Big Rd, Gilbertsville, PA
Saturday, May 4, 2019, Indian Valley Middle School, 130 Maple Ave. Harleysville, PA
Saturday, May 18, 2019, Temple University-Ambler Campus, Enter at 1431 E. Butler Pike, Ambler, PA
Saturday, June 15, 2019, Norristown Area High School, 1900 Eagle Dr. Norristown, PA (enter at Whitehall Rd.)
Saturday, June 22, 2019, Abington Junior High School, enter at 2056 Susquehanna Rd. Abington, PA
Saturday, September 28, 2019, Spring-Ford 9th Grade Center, 400 South Lewis Rd, Royersford, PA
Sunday, October 20, 2019, Lower Merion Transfer Station, 1300 N. Woodbine Ave. Penn Valley, PA
The following county residents can attend these events: Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, or Philadelphia Counties.
Other Counties will be updated soon! FOR 2018 ** stay tuned for the 2019 list!
Bucks County Residents: Bucks County HazWaste Recycling Events
Chester County Residents: Chester County HazWaste Recycling Events
Delaware County Residents: Delaware County HazWaste Recycling Events
Philadelphia County Residents: Philadelphia County HazWaste Recycling Events
ONGOING DOCUMENT SHREDDING EVENTS
Second Tuesday of Every Month
Upper Moreland Township Library
117 Park Avenue(off Rt 611 in the Police Dept parking lot), Willow Grove, PA 19090
TIME: 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM Fee: $10.00 per standard box
Anyone can recycle here.
The following locations also do on-going shredding for a fee.
Recycling Unused Prescription Drugs:
National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is on April 27, 2019, from 10 AM – 2 PM – Click here for details for locations.
For Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Recycling Unused Prescription Drugs Drop Off Locations: Check out this page of locations
Recycling and Random information:
Nationwide: Check out the Earth911 website: Type in what you want to recycle and your zip code.
Electronics Recycling Centers in Pennsylvania: Electronics Collection Programs-2018
Appliances Recycling or Purchasing EnergyStar appliances:
Energystart.gov search recycles refrigerator.
PECO Energy Rebates for recycling older appliances, heater, a/c, refrigerators. They give you a check for these items.
Electronics / Computers recycling:
Best Buy runs a year-round electronics recycling program. They do not accept TVs or monitors.
Printer Ink Cartridges recycling:
Staples has a great recycling program.
Variety of household items to recycle:
Check out MOM’s Organic Market Recycle Center for all the list of items they accept. Natural Cork, Demin, Batteries, and Shoes are just some of the items they recycle.
I hope this helps you get rid of your unwanted stuff. Great job taking action to clear your clutter AND taking care of our planet.
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