Recycling is mandatory in New Garden Township for residents and businesses. New Garden Township is mandated by the State to implement and enforce a recycling program. As a Pennsylvania resident you support a special fund that is dispursed to Townships that comply with the State Mandate. This fund is used by the municipalities to create and maintain a recycling program. New Garden receives $2.00 for every ton collected. For more information on recycling requirements for residential, commercial, municipal and institutional establishments, visit The Code of New Garden Township- Chapter 162- Solid Waste and Recycling.
A resourceful website for finding locations to recycle items: Earth911.
Chester County Solid Waste Authority
Residents and small jobbers, who are replacing vinyl siding and would normally dispose of it at the Chester County Solid Waste Authority Lanchester Landfill, can now save money and recycle that vinyl siding at the same time. Residents may unload their vinyl siding, at the small load facility drop-off for a small fee. No wood or trash will be accepted. For more information call 610-273-3771.
For information on other recycling opportunities at the Chester County Solid Waste Authority, click here.