Berks County, Pennsylvania

Recycling Collection 1st & 3rd TUESDAYS

*Through the end of August 2019*
Aluminum cans (cleaned out, labels may be left on)
Glass jars or bottles (cleaned out, labels may be left on)
Tin cans (cleaned out, labels may be left on)
Plastics numbered 1, 2, 3, and 7 only (rinsed out, lids removed)


Recycling Collection 2nd & 4th TUESDAYS of each Month

*Through the end of August 2019*
Newspapers and Magazines (tied or placed in paper bags)
Corrugated Cardboard (flattened for handling purposes)


*PLEASE NOTE: RECYCLABLES WILL NOT BE COLLECTED ON 5th TUESDAYS*

Additional Berks County Collection Services

Paper Shredding
Household Hazardous Waste
Pharmaceutical Waste
Tire Collection
Electronic Waste 

BERKS COUNTY SOLID WASTE AUTHORITY
www.co.berks.pa.us/swa
(610)478-6362

TRASH & RECYCLING COLLECTION INFORMATION


*Beginning September 2019, the Borough of Hamburg will be offering Single Stream recycling*


Click to View Printable 2019-2020 Collection Calendar
2019 Yard Waste Program

Every Saturday beginning May 4th - December 7th


2020 Yard Waste Program

Every Saturday beginning March 7th - December 5th


Bulk Item Program
One (1) bulk item per residence per month

Maximum weight - Seventy five (75) pounds - Click Here for Proper MATTRESS AND BOX SPRING Disposal
Allowable items: Furniture, toys, lumber (bundled & tied, maximum size - 36"X18"X18"), etc.
Unallowable items: Automotive parts, tires, appliances, water heaters, computers, air conditioners, concrete/brick, toxic/hazardous waste materials, car batteries, gasoline, oil, televisions, etc.

BOROUGH OF HAMBURG