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The following list details where Perry County residents can take hard to recycle items such as used oil, old computer electronics, used batteries, spent CFLs, mercury containing devices, and tires to be recycled.
Computers and Computer Peripherals
Goodwill: Computers, monitors, printers, scanners, and computer peripherals.
Newport store: 19 North Second Street. ( 717)-567-3020
Compact Fluorescent Light bulbs (CFLS)
Conservation District Office: Accepts only compact bulbs. Bring to 8 South Carlisle Street, New Bloomfield while program funding lasts. 717-582-5139/717-582-8988 x4.
Bethlehem Lamp Recycling: Visit www. bethlehemlamprecycling.com to order pre-paid shipping boxes to send any size used fluorescent bulb for recycling.
Please call PCCD’s Recycling Coordinator at 717-582-5138 for more information. More information regarding PA’s e-waste laws can be found at http://ewastepa.org.
Local garage: Many local garages accept clean used oil. Call to verify.
Blain Tire and Auto: Blain 717-536-3318. Accepts used motor oil, brake and transmission oil.
Maguires Ford: 79 Main Street, Duncannon, 717-834-3111. Accepts used motor oil, brake and transmission oil.
Rohrer Bus Service: 1515 State Road, Duncannon 717-957-4774. Accepts motor oil.
Smith’s Farm Equipment: 30 Auker Road, Newport 717-567-3562. Accepts used motor oil, brake and transmission oil, and antifreeze (keep separate from oils).
Smith’s Tire and Service Center: Route 34, Newport, 717-567-3709. Accepts used oil and vegetable oil. Oil must be free of debris and water.
Mahantango Enterprises: Route 104, Liverpool, 717-444-3788.
Accepts all sizes of used tires for a fee.
Red Barn Recycling: Off Rt. 104 onto Oriental to 1017 Fairground Road, Liverpool.
For more information call 717-444-3477.
Raven Recycling: 169 Sleepy Hollow Rd, New Bloomfield PA 17068. For more information call 717- 582 4040. Route 850 Recycling: 668 Landisburg Road, Landisburg PA 17040. For more information call 717-789-3377.
S&S Recycling: 11/15 Liverpool. For more information call 717-44-0008
Rechargeable batteries: Can deposit at most stores that sell electronics such as RadioShack, Best Buy, Sears, Lowes, Home Depot, Staples, Verizon, Target etc. Batteries Plus: Camp Hill 2501 Gettysburg Rd, 717-730-7472 and Colonial Park 4513 Jonestown Rd 17109, 717-652-1584
Non-Rechargeable batteries: Are not considered hazardous by EPA and can be disposed of in municipal trash.
Mercury Thermometers or switches: Accepted at the Conservation District Office on 8 South Carlisle Street, New Bloomfield while program funding lasts. 717-582-5138 / 717-582-8988 ext.4
Vinyl siding, PVC pipe/fencing: Sherman’s Valley Recycling, 31 Industrial Road, Loysville. Call 717-789-3552 for more information.
Ag Plastic: Zook’s Plastic Recovery, 183 S. Farmersville Road, Leola, PA 17540. Call 717-656-4422 for more information.
#5 Plastic: Mail #5 plastics to Gimme 5, 823 NYS Rte 13, Cortland, NY 13045. For more information call
888-354-7296 or visit http://www.preserveproducts.com.
Used Cards (all occasions): Send used cards to St. Jude’s Ranch for Children, Recycled Card Program, 100 St. Jude’s Street, Boulder City, NV 89005. No Hallmark, Disney or American Greeting cards accepted. Only the front of the card can be recycled. For more info visit http://www.stjudesranch.org/shop/recycled-card-program/
Crayons: Crayon Recycle Program, P.O. Box 772711, Streamboat Springs, Co 80477. Only crayons made in the USA please. For more information call (970) 879-1966 or 800-561-0922 or visit http://www.crazycrayons.com/recycle_program.html
All Target stores have recycling stations where guests can recycle plastic shopping bags, plastic, glass and aluminum beverage containers, cell phones, MP3 players and ink cartridges.