As of January 1, 2013 a new law went into effect concerning the disposal of electronic waste. You are no longer permitted to dispose of electronic devices in landfills. Environmental Coordination Services and Recycling (ECS&R) is a local recycling company that is accepting electronic waste from Butler Township residents. They have offices at 3237 US Highway 19, Cochranton, PA 16314 and a local office at 129 Ash Stop Road, Evans City, PA 16033. For information on their services call toll free at 1-866-815-0016.
Butler County holds electronic and household hazardous waste recycling events at ECS&R on various Saturdays throughout the year at the Evans City Location. Click on the following link for dates and additional information. Electronic & Household Hazardous Waste Collection Flyer – 2017
The following links contain information on how you can dispose of your electronic waste, as well as, other recyclable materials and hazardous waste:
Butler Township Recycling Day
Saturday, September 30th – 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Registration is Limited and Pre-registration is Required by contacting ECS&R at 1-866-815-0016.
Butler Township Residents Only – Drivers License is Required
Where: ECS&R – 129 Ash Stop Road, Evans City, PA 16033
Items Taken: Nominal Fees Apply
|Household Chemicals & Paints||$0.68/lb.|
|Universal Waste (i.e. Florescent Lights & Batteries)||$0.53/lb.|
|CDRA Electronics * (glass bearing)||$0.45/lb.|
|CDRA Electronics * (non glass bearing towers & peripherals)||$0.25/lb.|
|Small Freon Containing Devices||$0.17/lb.|
* CDRA: desktop computers, laptop computers, computer monitors, computer peripherals and televisions.
If you are unable to register for this event, please ask ECS&R about registering for one of the monthly Butler County Sponsored Recycling Events. Fees are the same for the Butler Township and Butler County Events. Costs associated with these events are supplemented by a grant through the PA Department of Environmental Protection.
Prescription Drug Recycling Program
Leftover and expired prescription drugs can be dropped of for FREE at the Butler Township Police Department Lobby between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM. All liquid medication must be in their original containers. For more information on the disposal of unused medication, please click on the following flyer. Getting Rid of Unused Medications
No Phone Books, Please
Any Resident interested in not having Phone Books delivered to their address can go to www.yellowpagesoptout.com and follow the prompts. At this site you will be able to “Opt-Out” of receiving any or all of the directories delivered to Butler County Residents. If you have any questions, please contact Marcie at 724-283-3430, ext. 212.