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New Britain Township

2019 Spring Yard Waste Collection Drop-Off

We are offering our residents a drop-off container for Spring Yard Waste. The walk-in 40-yard container will be located next to the Municipal Building at 207 Park Avenue, by the fenced area of the parking lot. May 7 - May 11 Tuesday -Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday: 8:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. Please deposit plant materials only. Loose, in 40- gallon biodegradable or recyclable paper bags only! Paper bags are available at local hardware and grocery stores. Do not mix trash or other debris with leaves and plant materials.

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

The annual community shredding and e-recycling event is limited to Township Residents Only, No Businesses. The event will be held at the NBT Administration Building, located at 207 Park Avenue, Chalfont on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 9:00a.m. to 1:00p.m. Shred One Security Corporation will be onsite to perform the shredding with a mobile unit that will provide the safest and most secure way to shred and dispose of your important personal documents. Here are a few things to remember:

-Five (5) bag limit per Household
-Paper Items Only!
-No Metal, Binder Clips, or Binders
-No Batteries
-PAR-Recycle Works will accept personal computers, printers, VCR/DVD/CD Players, Game Systems (Xbox, Nintendo, PlayStation, etc.) and much more.

Cost per item is as follows:
-$5 - LCD monitors
-$25-$75 - Tube TV’s & monitors (size varies)
-$10 - Flatscreen TV’s
-$5 - Flat computer monitors
-$15 - AC’s, dehumidifiers & air purifiers
-$5 - Microwaves
-No cost for all other items.

Residents will need to provide a Valid Driver’s License indicating you are a Township resident upon arrival. If you have any questions about the shredding & electronic recycling event, call 215-822-1391. To view the flyer CLICK HERE.

2019 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.

2019 E-Recycling

Recycle your old electronics the right way. For more information check out

To view the flyer


Trash Haulers

Below is a current list of haulers.

Allied Waste Services/Republican Services

Residential Hauler
731 E. Reliance Road
Telford, Pa. 18969

Advanced Disposal

Residential Hauler
2690 Howertown Road, Suite 1
Northampton, PA 18067

George Leck & Sons, Inc.

Commercial Hauler
PO Box 2609
Ivyland, Pa. 18974

J.P. Mascaro & Sons

Commercial Hauler
2650 Audubon Road
Audubon, PA 19403

TRADEmark Waste Solutions

Residential and Commercial Hauler
P.O. Box 37
Quakertown, Pa. 18951

Waste Management of Indian Valley

Residential Hauler
400 Progress Drive
Telford, Pa. 18969

Whitetail Disposal, Inc.

Residential and Commercial Hauler
2473 Big Road
Gilbertsville, PA 19525



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.


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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