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Recycling Information
2014 Community Recycling Events
2014 Community Recycling Events have concluded. Please check back in February for the 2015 schedule which will run from April thru October.
Electronics Collection Events
Household Hazardous Waste Events
Paper Shredding Events

Contact Us
If you have any questions about recycling in Montgomery County, please call the Recycling Hotline at 610-278-3618.

Interactive Montgomery County Google Maps
Find specific recycling information per municipality:

State-Mandated Recycling
The Municipal Waste Planning, Recycling, and Waste Prevention Act of 1988 (Act 101) mandates recycling in municipalities with a populations over 10,000 and those with a population between 5,000 and 10,000 with a population densities greater than 300 people per square mile. Because population varies greatly throughout the county, each recycling program in Montgomery County’s 62 municipalities looks a little bit different.

Summary of Municipal Recycling Programs by Type Total
State-mandated curbside collection 40
Locally mandated curbside collection 12
Access to drop-off recycling only 3
Voluntary recycling program 7
Total 62

Montgomery County Planning Commission
Montgomery County Recycling

PO Box 311
Norristown, PA 19404-0311

Ph: 610-278-3618
Fax: 610-278-3941