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Sponsored by Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority

For the Winter 2013 CCRRA newsletter, click here.

Cookbook Benefiting the Children of Sammy Boob NOW AVAILABLE for Purchase
Get yours today.  The cookbook titled, "Delectable Delights from the Dump," can be purchased for $10.00 at the Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority.  These will make wonderful Christmas presents with 100% of the proceeds benefiting Sammy's four children.  Live out of town?  No problem!  Click here for an order form.  And just to tempt you to buy one, click here for two sample recipes.  Thank you in advance!  

MISCELLANEOUS PLASTICS DROP-OFF RECYCLING PROGRAM
It’s finally happened...we are recycling yogurt containers - and much more! The Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority HAS ADDED MISCELLANEOUS PLASTIC CONTAINERS to our recycling program.

There are currently two locations to drop-off your MISCELLANEOUS PLASTIC CONTAINERS:

1. The Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority, located at 253 Transfer Road, in Bellefonte (between the Nittany Mall and Rockview Prison, off of Route 26.) The recycling container is located
outside of Gate 3, on Transfer Road.
2. Between the Patton Township Fire Station (2598 Green Tech Drive) and ClearWater Conservancy
(2555 N. Atherton St.). A list of acceptable plastics is available on our printable flyer. Print a copy and post it near your recycling bin for easy reference!

CCRRA collected over 48,000 pounds of materials during their Annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event.  A big thank you to 850+ residents who attended to properly dispose of their hazardous items.  They will hold another collection in the Spring of 2013.

Please call with any questions. Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority (814) 238-7005 or wasted5@uplink.net

Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority Electronics Recycling Guide

Visit PA Power Port - You shop for products almost every day, but did you know that you can shop for electricity? PA Power Port helps you find and compare rates and services in your area. Plus, find quick and easy tips that will save you money while conserving energy.

Printable Guide to Recycling - Print out and keep this handy guide near your recycling bin or on the refrigerator!

Penn State Environmental Health and Safety

Centre County Solid Waste Authority Education :: Drop Off Recycling :: Curbside Recycling

Guide To A Greener Holiday!
Here's a guide to simple ways to reduce holiday waste and give "greener" gifts.

First Media wants to help you Go Green and Save Green this year by focusing on environmentally friendly activities and projects, right here in Central Pennsylvania.


Green Resources

Going Green - The Food We Eat by Stephanie Tabor
Our generation, besides being notorious for obesity and overeating, is consumed with purchasing food products that, yes, may taste good but...
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An Un-extreme Makeover: Going Green Edition By Kody Leibowitz
The stigma behind going green is always the same: it is too expensive and time-consuming in the short run to create a lifestyle change in the long run.
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Natural Skin Care by Stephanie Tabor
People are always looking for solutions in order to enhance the sustainability of the planet and keep a healthier lifestyle.  What most people don’t know is...
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Learn About The Centre County Solid Waste Authority

Recycling Centers:

Carson Fred Sanitary Disposal Service (814) 238-6895
170 Transfer Rd
Bellefonte, PA 16823 (map)
Centre County Recycling Program (814) 238-6649
253 Transfer Rd
Bellefonte,PA 16823-9505 (map)
Centre County Solid Waste Authority (814) 238-7005
253 Transfer Rd
Bellefonte, PA 16823-9505  (map)
Government Offices City Agency Offices (814) 234-7198
2643 Gateway Dr
State College, PA 16801-3092 (map)
Hodes Industries, Inc. (814) 359-2743
153 Tressler St
Pleasant Gap, PA 16823 (map)
Joe Krentzman & Son., Inc. (814) 235-3000
Benner Pike
State College, PA 16801
Penna Recycling Hotline (800) 346-4242
State College, PA 16802
Seprish Recycling Center (814) 387-6650
1103 W Sycamore Rd
Snow Shoe, PA 16874
Williams Sanitation (814) 692-4872
348 Shady Dell Rd
Port Matilda,PA16870-8225 (map)
 


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