Recycling

Township Recycling Center at the Municipal Building

Address: 3111 State Road 72, Jonestown, PA 17038
Phone: (717) 865-4039

Hours

  • Monday – Friday: 6:30 AM to 3:45 PM
  • Saturday: 8 AM to 12 PM
  • Sundays and Holidays: Closed

Greater Lebanon Refuse Authority (GLRA)

Visit the Greater Lebanon Refuse Authority (GLRA) for information regarding Christmas Tree Recycling, Commercial Recycling, Electronics Recycling, Household Hazardous Waste and other refuse/ recycling services.

Address:
1610 Russell Road
Lebanon, PA 17046

Phone: 717-867-5790
Fax: 717-867-5798
http://www.goglra.org/

Materials Accepted
  • Cardboard – Flattened
  • Newspaper
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Steel Cans
  • Glass Bottles and Jars
  • #1 through #7 Plastic Bottles
  • Mixed paper/Junk mail (includes phone books with the cover removed).
Recycling Plastic Bottles
  • Recycle all #1 through #7 plastic bottles and jars only with an opening smaller than the base (or widest part)>
  • Remove and throw away caps, lids and pumps
  • Empty all contents. It is not necessary to remove labels or rinse thoroughly
  • STEP ON IT! Crush plastic bottles by carefully stepping on them so they take up less room in the recycling bin
  • Place uncapped and flattened empty plastic bottles in your recycling bin along with your other recyclables.

If you tend to get confused when it comes to recycling plastic bottles, remember this: Check for the Neck! If a bottle or jar has an opening that is smaller than the base (or widest part) it is acceptable for recycling. All other kinds of plastic items are trash and belong in the garbage can.

Items NOT suitable for recycling
  • Styrofoam
  • Tubs (Yogurt/Margarine)
  • Deli Containers
  • Pails (Ice Cream)
  • Flower Pots/Trays
  • Garden Plastics
  • Food Storage Containers
  • Microwave Containers
  • Bags, Films or Wraps
  • Motor Oil Containers
  • Toys
  • Large Plastic Items
  • Medical Supplies