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Recycling & Trash Pickup

717-423-5383
1-800-338-8971

www.advanceddisposal.com
Additional tags = $3.07 each | Tag-A-Bag (6 min/year) = $18.42/Year | Toter Cart = $47.34/quarter



-Important Billing Error Notification and Acknowledgement-

Recently, Dickinson Township residents who participate in the “Trash Bag Tag System” program for residential waste removal received six trash bag tags and an invoice from Advanced Disposal Services.The invoice was incorrect.The invoice incorrectly billed for twelve trash bag tags at a cost of $36 dollars, instead of six trash bag tags at a cost of $18 dollars.Advanced Disposal acknowledges and apologizes for our error.We also would like to thank and acknowledge the Dickinson Township staff for discovering this and bringing it to our attention for resolution. If you should have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact our offices at anytime at 800-338-8971.Thank you once again for your time and patience while we resolve this issue and once again we apologize for any inconvenience and confusion we may have caused.

Ed Yahner, General Manager

The current “Garbage Guidelines” can be accessed using www.advanceddisposal.com. Customers should click on “Residential Services” and click on Garbage Guidelines in the drop down box. Under Pennsylvania the customer will then click on Dickinson Township.

BULK ITEM PICKUP: One item per week. Please phone Advanced Disposal in advance of your scheduled pick up day at 717-423-5383 or 1-800-338-8971 to notify Advanced Disposal of a large item disposal such as sofas, chests or mattresses or any Freon containing items such as refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners. These items will be picked up on your scheduled day.

Recycle Guidelines:

Will be picked up under a “single stream” method. There will be no need to separate your recyclables.

In case of inclement weather, please do not put out newspapers, cardboard or magazines. These materials can only be recycled if dry.

Curbside recycling service

  • Pickup once per week.
  • Recycling cart must be placed curbside the night before the scheduled collection day.
  • Acceptable recyclables include: Newspaper and Inserts, Cardboard and Pizza Boxes, Kraft Paper, Paper Grocery Bags, Shopping and Lunch Bags, Paper, Paperboard, Cereal Boxes, Tissue Boxes, Paper Towel Cores, Tissue Paper Cores, Soda and Beer Cartons, Shoe Boxes, Magazines, Shopping Catalogues, Discarded Mail, Greeting Cards, Envelopes, Calendars, School Papers, Carbonless Forms Paper, Computer Paper, Old Phone Directories, Paperback Books, Aluminum Beverage Containers, Aluminum Baking Tins, Aluminum Food Containers, Steel Food Containers, Empty Aerosol Cans, Clean Metallic Lids, Glass Bottles and Jars, Plastic Soda & Water Bottles, Milk Jugs, Plastic Detergent Bottles, Plastic Bottles.

To contact Advanced Disposal regarding solid waste and recycling services, please call 717-423-5383.

LIST OF UNACCEPTABLE WASTES

  1. Car of truck batteries
  2. Liquid wastes of any kind including waste oil, paint, insecticides, inks & solvents
  3. Tires of any size
  4. Aluminum foil, pie tins
  5. Motors containing gasoline or oil
  6. Tanks- welding or cooking
  7. Ammunition
  8. Dead animals
  9. 55-gallon drums
  10. Hospital waste*
  11. Industrial wastes of any kind*
  12. Asbestos*
  13. Contaminated soil*
  14. Yard waste
  15. Large quantities of fence wire
  16. Computer screens
  17. Fluorescent light fixtures & bulbs

* Hospital waste, industrial waste, asbestos and contaminated soils may be disposed of at landfill facilities only with prior written approval from the Pa Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP) and the specific landfill facility. If you arrive at the landfill without prior PA DEP and landfill approval, your waste will not be accepted.

RECYCLE YOUR CAR - Your donation goes toward the Make-A-Wish foundation. Click HERE for more details.



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Mt. Holly Springs, PA 17065
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