How Do I Properly Dispose of...?
- Special Collect through Advanced Disposal. Call 1-844-415-5970
- Erie County Convenience Center 1-866-814-0016
APPLIANCES (AIR CONDITIONER, DEHUMIDIFIER AND FREEZERS)
- Appliance Store. They will charge a fee to have their technician remove Freon and dispose of the item. You typically must take the item to their store.
- Lincoln Recycling or Liberty Iron & Metal. Call for removal of the Freon and disposal of item.
Radio Shack, Home Depot and Lowes locations
As per Erie County Recycling, regular batteries are trash.
Carpeting that has been professionally removed should be taken by the installer. Smaller amounts may be picked up curbside on your trash day. (Must be bound and cannot exceed 4’ lengths)
Donate to: SafeNet, a shelter for women and children, 455-1774 OR Drop off at the office of Judge Paul Manzi, Millcreek Township Building, for the Sheriff Dept. TRIAD Program
May be donated to the charity of your choice.
Materials including concrete, brick or block can be taken to:
Fiesler West Recycling
1202 W. 16 St.
It will be turned into gravel. Call first at 454-6609.
Also accepted through Waste Management’s At-Your-Door Program.
Must be bagged as trash for curbside pickup.
Compact Fluorescent bulbs (CFL) – Erie County Household Hazardous Waste Collection
Regular – Place in trash (Wrap securely for your haulers safety)
Fluorescent bulbs/tubes - Erie County Household Hazardous Waste Collection
Contact the Erie County Recycling Coordinator at (814) 451-6019 for more information.
Recycle in your blue bin OR take to:
Erie Energy Products, Inc.
1400 Irwin Drive, Erie, PA 16505
PRINTER CARTRIDGES (LASER AND INKJET)
All may be dropped off at the Recycling office in the Millcreek Municipal building during regular business hours. Monday – Friday, 8:00 A. M. – 4:00 P. M.
Liberty Iron and Metal
646 East 18th Street, Erie, PA 16503
Lincoln Metal Processing, Inc.
1602 Selinger Avenue, Erie, PA 16505
1631 East Avenue, Erie, PA 16503
STYROFOAM PACKING PEANUTS RECYCLING
(CLEAN – ANY COLOR)
1903 West 8th Street, Erie, PA 16505
North Coast Packaging
2101 West 12th Street, Erie, PA 16505
Telephone books are collected each December 1st through January 31st at the Municipal Building. They are taken to Erie Energy Products to be recycled into building insulation. All proceeds from the recycling of the telephone books benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank.
Accepted every year in May at the Millfair Special Collection event.
- Tires with Rims - $5 disposal fee
- Tires without Rims - $3 disposal fee
Always return tires to the store when purchasing new.