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Trash & Recycling

New Britain Township

New Britain Township is pleased to offer our residents a drop-off container for leaf waste. The container will be located directly behind the Municipal Building at 207 Park Avenue, within the fenced area.

Please drop off plant materials only! Do not mix trash or other debris with leaves and plant material. Non-vegetative debris does not decompose! You may use 40-gallon biodegradable paper bags available at most hardware and grocery stores.

Yard Waste Drop-off


May 2nd - May 6th

Tuesday - Friday
7:30am - 2:30pm

Saturday
8:00 - 12:00pm

Remember that recycling is extremely important.
It helps the environment and keeps our Township clean.
For additional information call 215-822-1391.

Community Shredding & E-Recycling Event

New Britain Township and Chalfont Borough are pleased to announce their Annual Community Shredding/E-Recycling Event! The event is limited to Township and Borough Residents Only, no businesses. The event will be held at the New Britain Township Administration Building, located at 207 Park Avenue, Chalfont, PA 18914.

Saturday
May 6, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Shred One Security Corporation will be onsite to perform the shredding, with a mobile shredding unit that will provide shredding service that is the safest and most secure way to dispose of your important personal documents.
PAR-Recycle Works will also be onsite to handle residents’ electronic recycling needs.
Here are a few things to remember:

-Residents will need to provide a valid Driver’s License upon arrival
-Paper Items ONLY! No Metal, Clips, Binder. Limit 5 bags per Household.
-CRT Computer Monitors and Televisions will cost $30/per item.
-No Batteries.

If you have any questions about the event, call #215-822-1391.

To view the Shred Event flyer CLICK HERE.


2017 Bucks County Hazardous Waste

Many household products contain chemicals that cause contamination to the environment if disposed of improperly. The Bucks County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program provides the opportunity for residents to get rid of unwanted hazardous chemicals, such as oil-based paints, pesticides, herbicides, caustic cleaners, pool chemicals, mercury, and automotive and rechargeable batteries, by offering a safe and easy disposal solution.

Residents can drive to any of the collection sites listed, between 9:00 am and 3:00 pm, rain or shine, and their household hazardous waste will be removed from their vehicles and sorted for safe disposal.

To view the flyer with dates and additional information CLICK HERE.


2017 E-Recycling

Recycle your old electronics the right way. For more information check out www.buckscounty.org/recycling.

To view the flyer
CLICK HERE.


Trash Haulers

Below is a current list of haulers.

Allied Waste Services/Republican Services

Residential Hauler
731 E. Reliance Road
Telford, Pa. 18969
800-234-2583
215-723-3862
www.alliedwastebucksmont.com

Advanced Disposal

Residential Hauler
2690 Howertown Road, Suite 1
Northampton, PA 18067
610-584-5450
866-342-5497
www.AdvancedDisposal.com

Leaf Collection Dates for Advanced Disposal:
2016
April 30, 2016
November 15, 2016
December 3, 2016

George Leck & Sons, Inc.

Commercial Hauler
PO Box 2609
Ivyland, Pa. 18974
215-675-8000
www.georgeleckandson.com

J.P. Mascaro & Sons

Commercial Hauler
2650 Audubon Road
Audubon, PA 19403
800-444-6272
www.jpmascaro.com

TRADEmark Waste Solutions

Residential and Commercial Hauler
P.O. Box 37
Quakertown, Pa. 18951
267-307-9211
www.trademarkwastesolutions.com

Waste Management of Indian Valley

Residential Hauler
400 Progress Drive
Telford, Pa. 18969
800-869-5566
215-257-1142
www.wm.com


Recycling

WHAT IS RECYCLED?

Ordinance No. 2006-11-2 enacted a revised recycling ordinance to implement DEP Municipal Waste Planning Act 101. This ordinance outlines the various materials required to be recycled in New Britain Township.


Residential

Recyclable materials shall be placed at the curb separated from solid waste. Materials include aluminum cans, glass containers (clear and colored), bimetal containers, plastic containers, leaf waste, newspapers, magazines, high-grade office paper and corrugated paper.


Leaf Waste

Leaf Waste shall be separated from other municipal waste generated at their homes, apartments and other residential establishments until collection, unless those persons have otherwise provided for the composting of leaf waste. A schedule for curbside leaf waste pickup and leaf waste drop off will be distributed yearly.


Commercial, Municipal and Industrial Establishments & Community Activities

Collection receptacles shall be placed in all buildings, in areas where food is served or consumed. Recyclable materials shall be stored in accordance with state Fire code regulations and all Federal, State or local health laws. Recyclable materials shall be collected at least once a month. Recyclable materials include aluminum cans, glass containers (clear and colored), bimetal containers, plastic containers, leaf waste, newspapers, magazines, high grade office paper and corrugated paper.

For more information, please DOWNLOAD our Recycling Facts Document.



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