Recycling Information

Recycling Information:

FAIRVIEW TOWNSHIP ELECTRONIC RECYCLING CENTER

The Fairview Township Electronic Recycling Center is located at 285 Spangler’s Mill Road, New Cumberland, PA 17070 is open to all York County residents.

Spring/Summer hours begin April 4th through October 29th, Monday-Saturday, 8AM to 4:30 PM Fall/Winter hours are October 30th through April 3rd, Monday-Friday, 9AM to Noon and the 1st and 3rd Saturday 9AM to Noon.

They will accept anything except items that have water included such as air conditioners, dehumidifiers, freezers or refrigerators. For questions, please call the Fairview Township Recycling Center at (717) 901-5261.

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Franklin Township Residents can take recycling items to the Latimore Township Building in York Springs        

Open Saturdays 10 a.m. – 12 Noon

(See below for list of items accepted).

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May 7, 2022 YCSWA Household Hazardous Waste Event

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The YCSWA Authority is happy to announce that we will resume facility tours and environmental education programs. Tour opportunities are: York County Resource Recovery Center and Hopewell Area Recreation Complex. Education Program activities are: Vermicomposting (with worms) and the Magic of Waste-to-Energy. We are currently providing these activities with added Covid-19 safety measures to protect our visitors. Tours and programs are limited to no more than 25 participants to ensure proper social distancing. Those who are interested in scheduling a tour or program should visit our website at www.ycswa.com or call the Management Office at 717-845-1066.

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MedReturn Medication Take Back Box Locations

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LIST OF ITEMS ACCEPTED AT LATIMORE TOWNSHIP RECYCLING:

All items collected directly benefit the Adams County Mission.
The Following Items are Accepted:
  • Aluminum Cans and Steel Cans – only aluminum cans and steel cans (labels can stay on).
  • Bi-Metal Cans – labels may be left on, please rinse.
  • Cardboard – corrugated cardboard and paperboard (such as cereal boxes).
  • Catalogs and Telephone Book – catalogs/telephone books.
  • Newspapers – including inserts (no magazines).
  • Office Type Paper – white notebook paper, copy paper (any color), stationery, church bulletins, office paper, computer paper (remove all staples, paper clips, plastic windows on envelopes, and glossy paper). If shredded, it MUST be in a bag.
  • Clothing and Textiles – please bag or box useable clothing separately. Label unusable items and rags as textiles
  • Plastic – soda bottles, gallon milk or water jugs, detergent bottles and other number one and two plastics (check for a triangle on bottom with a #1 or #2 within the triangle – if it’s not the correct number, we cannot accept it – sorry!)

Please Remember the Following:

  1. Only listed items can be accepted.
  2. Please rinse all cans, containers, etc. for everyone’s health and sanitation!
  3. We need volunteers to help one morning a month – join the team!