Cookware that is in good working condition can be donated. An internet search such as “donate cookware York PA” will show organizations that accept these items for donation.
Metal pots and pans may be recyclable at metal scrap businesses. An internet search such as “recycle metal pots and pans York PA” will show businesses that accept these items for recycling.
Metal pots and pans as well as ceramic and stone and glass cookware and bakeware are not recyclable in curbside bins and recycle drop-offs in York County. All cookware can be disposed of in the regular trash.