Richland Township will be hosting BOTH a Hard-to-Recycle event AS WELL AS a Community Document Shredding event, both on Saturday, November 2, 2019. The Hard to Recycle items will be collected at the Public Works building, and the documents for shredding will be in the Municipal Building front parking lot. You do not need to be a Richland Township resident to participate.


Please note: Registration is required for Hard to Recycle items. You can register at


Hard to Recycle Event Details:

When: Sat, Nov 2, 2019

Time: 9am to 1pm

Location: 4019 Dickey Rd, Gibsonia, PA 15044 – Richland Township Public Works building

Household Hazardous Waste will be collected at the Richland Township Public Works building by Environmental Coordination Services & Recycling, Inc. (ECS&R). This event is open to residents and non-residents of Richland Township.

ECS&R accepts: Cash, Credit Cards or Checks.

ECS&R will be on site to collect computers, printers, TVs, household cleaning products, paints, gasoline, stains, finishes, light bulbs, and more. For a complete list of items to be collected, please visit

Pre-registration is required by registering online at or by calling 866-815-0016.

During the event, residents are required to stay in their vehicle. Residents MAY NOT help off-load. ECS&R will do that for you.

ECS&R DOES NOT ACCEPT: Tires, mercury containing devices, explosives, fire extinguishers, radioactive material, elemental mercury, ammunition, medical waste, syringes, smoke detectors, large appliances and compressed gas.

Waste Type———————————–Cost Per Pound
Paints ____________________________$1.25/lb
All other Household Hazardous Waste______$1.35/lb
Universal Waste (bulbs & batteries)________$1.50/lb
All tube/CRT TVs and monitors__________$0.60/lb
All non-CRT devices/electronics__________$0.40/lb
Small freon containing devices___________$0.65/lb
Large propane tanks__________________$8.00 per tank



Community Document Shredding Details:

Date: Saturday, Nov. 2

Time: 10am – 1pm

Location: Richland Township Municipal Building – front parking lot

Out of Sight Shredding will shred all your unwanted documents for a small fee. This company holds NAID AAA Certification. Items will be collected and placed in a secure locked bin, and then transported back to the facility where they will be destroyed. Off site destruction of the documents allows Out of Sight Shredding to provide you with a lower fee and provides unique employment and job training opportunities to the blind and visually impaired, who are employed at the facility, as well as individuals with other physical or mental disabilities. They also provide employment to veterans in positions that cannot be filled by one of their blind or disabled clients. For more information, visit

Cost: Bags and containers will be weighted at $0.20/lb.
By the box – $6.00 per box based on a regular size banker box (13″x15.5″) and $9.00 per box for legal-sized banker box (24.5″x15.5″)

Accepts checks and cash only.


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