Latex Paint – NOT Hazardous (Throw in trash after it is dried out completely.)
Alkaline Batteries – NOT Hazardous (Throw in trash if made after 1996.)
Large Appliances/White Goods – Contact your township or trash/ recycling hauler to schedule a pick up or call Montgomery County Recycling Hotline – 610.278.3618
Explosives & Ammunition – Contact your local police department or the Montgomery County Bomb Squad at 610.278.3331.
Infectious or Medical Waste
Air Conditioners, De/Humidifiers, Refrigerators – Contact your township or trash/recycling hauler to schedule a pick up or call 610-278-3618 for more information. For working refrigerators contact PECO at 1-888-5-PECO-SAVE.
Smoke Detectors – Send back to the manufacturer. Check the back of the item for more information OR throw in trash.
Household hazardous waste
Montco recycles electronics
Have old, smallish electronics that have been living in your basement until you could find a way to recycle them? Well, here's a way.