Mixed material debris resulting from fire, flood and wind damage can generally be disposed of at the York County Solid Waste Authority. Please consult our Construction and Demolition Materials page here for instructions regarding specific building materials.
Some smoke detectors contain a radioactive isotope that can be hazardous to humans and the environment. The device’s label and user manual should indicate if this is the case, and offer contact information for the manufacturer so the user can send the smoke alarm back to be recycled after it is no longer wanted. If […]
Materials that are potentially explosive must be disposed of in very specific ways and should never be placed in directly into your regular trash before remediation. Contact your local police department to dispose of firearms as well as gunpowder and ammunition. Contact your local fire department to dispose of flares. To dispose of used fireworks, […]