Empty unused barrels and tanks in good condition may be able to be donated. An internet search such as “donate barrel York PA” will show organizations that accept these items for donation.
Empty metal barrels or drums may be able to be recycled at metal salvage businesses. An internet search such as “recycle metal barrel York PA” will show businesses that accept these items for recycling.
Empty barrels and tanks of any kind may be disposed at the curb during large item pick up or at the York County Resource Recovery Center (YCRRC). Click here for information on the YCRRC rates and hours. Your waste hauler may have additional requirements for bulk waste disposal. Contact them directly for more information.