Lower Alsace offers a drop off recycling program located at the Township office at 1200 Carsonia Avenue.
Please help us keep this community service safe and sanitary by adhering to the following:
- Material may not be contaminated with food.
- Be sure to fill the recycling bins from the back to the front.
- Please flatten large plastic jugs and cardboard boxes.
- DO NOT throw bagged items into the bins, open bags first and pour your items into the recycling bins.
The following paper may be mixed together:
cardboard | newspapers | magazines | envelopes / junk mail | office paper
The following co-mingled material may be mixed together:
Clear Glass | Amber Glass | Brown Glass | Green Glass | Aluminum Cans | Tin Cans | Steel
Plastics PET and HDPE # 1 through #7 provided it is no bigger than a laundry bottle
The following items are NOT allowed in recycling containers:
appliances | lawn chairs | yard waste | flammables | fluorescent tubes | styrofoam
any type of container containing hazardous materials | pots and pans
plate glass, window glass, mirrors | any type of oil including oid rags | miscellaneous plastic
light bulbs | anything containing food or restroom waste | oil cans
For additional information on special waste collection facilities and events, please contact the Berks County Solid Waste Authority Office at (610) 478-6362, or visit their web site for more details: www.co.berks.pa.us/swa