Pike County, Pennsylvania
2013 Fall Clean-up and Recycling Day was a Success !
The 2013 Fall Clean-up and Recycling Day held on September 28th was a success. It will be a while before the metal recycling and junk figures can be reported, however, the electronics recycling figures are in. Among the items collected:
Fall Clean-up Year Total
60 televisions 122
20 computers 54
2 laptop computers 16
46 printers/fax/scanner & combinations 78
30 VCR, DVD, CD players and gaming boxes 56
1 microwave oven 4
28 radios / stereos 39
12 telephones 26
25 pounds of consumer batteries 55 *
and hundreds of misc. electronic items
( * does not include those deposited in township office)
Residents are reminded that it is against state law to dispose of electronic items in the garbage. Electronic items must be recycled at an electronics collection day or at the store in which the item was purchased.
Dingman Township wishes to thank everyone who made the 2013 Fall Clean-up and Electronics collection day a success, including:
The employees of County Waste Sanitation
The employees of Dingman Township
The residents who participated by bringing in their rubbish and electronics. Your participation is necessary to help keep Dingman Township Clean & Green.
Reminder: Consumer batteries (AA, AAA, C, D, cells, watch batteries, hearing aid batteries, cell phone batteries, etc.) and cell phones may be brought to the township office, year-round, for recycling.
Watch this website for information concerning the next Clean-up and Electronics Recycling Day.