News Releases

Authority Announces Changes to Electronics Recycling Program

Beginning November 1, 2014, the York County Solid Waste Authority will conduct a free electronics recycling event the first AND third Saturdays of each month. The event time has changed from 9 AM to 1 PM, to 9 AM to noon. The electronics recycling events will be held at the Authority’s Yard Waste Transfer Facility(…)

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Recycle Your Electronics at these Collection Sites

The York County Solid Waste Authority conducts a free electronics recycling program from 9AM to 1PM the third Saturday of every month at its Yard Waste Transfer Facility located off of Flour Mill Road in Manchester Township. All York County residents, businesses and non-profit entities are eligible to participate in this program. In addition, residents,(…)

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Don’t Be a Pill! Authority Offers Free Medication Take-back Box Program; Twelve Police Departments Participating

The York County Solid Waste Authority (Authority) has launched a medication take-back box program to help provide a secure disposal option for unwanted medications from residential sources at no cost to the public.  The Authority  invited all York County police departments to participate and is seeking to establish medication take-back boxes in police departments across the(…)

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Upcoming Events

September 27, 2014 is National Drug Take-back Day

Safely dispose of your unused or expired medications for FREE on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  at most York County Giant Food Stores.  Check the link below for exact  locations in York County. For more information go to: www.dea.gov For information about options for free disposal year ’round through the York County Solid(…)

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The Authority’s Free Litter disposal program

To celebrate Earth Day every day and to promote a cleaner environment, the York County Solid Waste Authority offers a FREE litter disposal program. York County organizations, civic groups, schools and neighborhoods that want to clean up litter can dispose of it free of charge at the York County Resource Recovery Center . Groups must(…)

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