Recycling Events, Clean Out Weeks and More

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Township Clean-out Weeks

During trash clean-out weeks, the Township will collect everything you place in your trash cans PLUS any additional normal trash placed in store bought refuse bags you put out with your regular trash on your SCHEDULED trash collection day. 

NO electronics, hazardous waste, construction material or large items will be accepted. 

Clean-out Weeks
Where should I place my additional trash?
Are there any restrictions?
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Free Shredding Events

Residents of Abington Township are encouraged to bring personal and confidential documents and files to Abington Township’s FREE shredding event. No need to remove binder covers, paper clips or staples. All material will be recycled NO businesses. 

During this event the Abington Township Environmental Advisory Council (EAC) will collect food items for the local food pantry. Residents who donate will earn Go Green Rewards Card credit. 

Dates, Time and Location
Cost
Accepted Items
Amount and Weight Restrictions
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"Anything with a Plug" Recycling Event

Abington Township is proud to offer their residents the opportunity to responsibly recycle obsolete Electronics. We partner with eForce Compliance for this event. This service is available to residents of Abington Township and surrounding communities. PLEASE NOTE: There is a cost for TV's and monitors

During this event the Abington Township Environmental Advisory Council (EAC) will collect food items for the local food pantry. Residents who donate will earn Go Green Rewards Card credit. 

Dates, Time and Location
Free Items
Items with a Fee ($)
Contact Information

 

Household Hazardous Waste Collection 

Montgomery County holds seven events throughout Montgomery County. Please click here for the Montgomery County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Complete Schedule.  For additional information please call the recycling line at 610-278-3618.

Dates times and locations
Acceptable Items
Non-acceptable Items
Can I attend household hazardous waste events in other Counties?
Is there a permanent location to drop off household hazardous waste items year-round?
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Tire Collection

This event is hosted by Montgomery County for Montgomery County residents only. The Montgomery County Commissioners authorize this annual event to prevent tires from being improperly disposed of and to reduce breeding grounds for disease carrying mosquitoes. The tires that are collected will be shredded and repurposed by a local business into products such as road surface material, highway sound barrier wall material and playground material. 

Dates, times and locations
Restrictions
Can the tire still be on the rim?
Are there any locations where tires can be taken year round?
Contact Information