DISPOSAL & RECYCLING
Hopewell Township is pleased to provide garbage collection and recycling
to all residents and businesses within our township. York Waste has
been awarded the contract as the lowest bidder, which will be effective
April 1, 2011. If you have any concerns, please call York Waste at
Trash is voluntary
but, York Waste is the only trash hauler used in the Township.
Tag A Bag is
also available for low trash trash volume.
Waste Collection Services Include:
32 gallon bags per week
recycling collection Bins are available at the township for $3.23
Large item (appliance or furniture) per week
Customers of Republic Services Inc.
Enjoy Single-Stream Recycling.
All of your recyclables can be placed
together in the same bin!
No sorting required!
The following can be placed in your curbside bin and mixed
Aluminum food and beverage containers with food debris
removed. Labels do not
need to be removed.
Glass food and beverage containers with lids and food debris
removed: Clear, Brown Green. Labels do not have to be removed.
Natural and pigmented plastic narrow-neck containers
with symbols 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 (milk bottles, water bottles, detergent
bottles, shampoo bottles, bleach bottles, etc).
Lids and food debris removed.
Labels do not have to be removed.
Ferrous (Iron, steel, tin) cans with food debris removed.
Newsprint – black and white or pigmented.
Not bound or placed in bags.
Construction paper, Kraft paper, cereal Boxes, shoe boxes, or
Printer paper, computer paper, copy paper.
Corrugated cardboard flattened and cut into pieces no larger
than 2’ x 2’ or small enough to fit into your recycle bin.
List of Materials Not Accepted:
Wax coated paper or cardboard.
Any material with food debris.
Plastic Bags of any kind.
Batteries of any kind.
Styrofoam of any kind.
Mirrors, window or auto glass, porcelain, ceramics, glass
cookware/bake ware, microwave oven trays, drinking glasses,
Wood or Yard Waste
Coat hangers, Wire.
Household items such as toasters, cookware, bake ware,
electronics, appliances, etc.
Hazardous or toxic substances.
Items containing or having debris and residue containing
hazardous or toxic substances such as paint cans with wet paint, motor oil
containers, gasoline cans, glue, petroleum products, etc.