E-Waste, also called a "covered device," can no longer be placed at the curb for trash collection according to a Pennsylvania Law that was enacted in January 2013. Covered devices include: desktop computers, laptops, monitors, computer peripherals (i.e., keyboard, mouse, printer, speakers), televisions, and e-readers that browse the internet. Check the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful
website for more information on e-waste.
Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority
's Household Hazardous Waste Facility at 1299 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster, accepts computers (including peripheral equipment), televisions and cell phones free of charge from Lancaster County residents. Facility hours are Monday - Friday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Check the Trash Calendar (under "Events" on the homepage) future E-Waste Community Recycling Days held at the township.