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Recycling Resources

This guide offers locations where people may recycle various materials and products in the Bloomsburg PA area

Bloomsburg Recycling Center

Recycling in Bloomsburg PA is not only a benefit to the environment and community, local laws require that househoilds, organizations, businesses, and certain events recycle selected materials.

The Bloomsburg Recycling Center is the best place to start learning about local recycling requirements and opportunities.

Metals

Large metal items, such as water heaters, may be recycled at:

M & P Metals (no website)
 
Rr 1

Berwick, PA   18603         

Phone: (570) 759-2579

Light Bulbs

Home Depot
9 Gus Avenue
Bloomsburg PA
(570) 387-8429
www.homedepot.com

Google Maps

Home Depot will take fluorescent and tube bulbs.


Lowes
50 Lunger Drive
Bloomsburg PA
(570) 394-5000
www.lowes.com

Google Maps

 

Batteries

Team Green Recycles, LLC.

123 West 11th Street

Berwick, PA 18603

(570) 336-7330

Email info@teamgreenrecycles.com

http://www.teamgreenrecycles.com/index.html

Recycles: Household batteries (AA, AAA, 9-volt, etc.) 


Lowes
50 Lunger Drive
Bloomsburg PA
(570) 394-5000
www.lowes.com

Google Maps

Lowes will recycle old, damaged, etc. batteries from power tools, such as cordless drills.  Lowes will not recycle conventional batteries, such as AA.

 

Vegetable Oil

Bloomsburg Recycling Center
(570) 784-4532
901 Patterson Dr., Bloomsburg, PA
 
 
 
Bloomsburg University engaged in a joint project to begin use of used motor oil and vegetable oil for the Bloomsburg Recycling Center's furnace.

Paint

Although there are no large chemical facilities near Bloomsburg that will recycle leftover paint, here are some helpful hints on the next best responsible way to discard it..

Paint Disposal - Do It Right

If you are aware of an facility that can better dispose of and/or recycle paint, please contact Michael Coffta, Business Research Librarian

Plastic Bags

Local Weis and Giant food stores will readily accept your used plastic shopping bags.

Styrofoam

Foam Fabricators, Inc.
http://foamfabricatorsinc.com
(570) 752-7110

7050 Columbia Blvd., Bloomsburg, PA

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