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Pennsylvania Act 101 and Bethlehem City Ordinance #3821 require all businesses and institutions to recycle mixed office paper, newsprint, magazines/shiny paper, corrugated cardboard, aluminum and leaves. In addition to the aforementioned, food licensed businesses must also recycle steel cans, clear glass containers, colored glass containers, and plastics 1-7 (Except Styrofoam). Businesses must source-separate their materials, store them separate from garbage in proper containers, and make arrangements to recycle commingled, mixed office paper/ corrugated cardboard and leaves separately.
There are three options for complying with the requirements for cans and glass:
The curbside program is now a Residential program only.
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Call the Recycling Office at 610-865-7082, Option #3.
We provide free waste assessments and technical assistance.
Businesses can bring their sensitive documents and records to The Theis/Cornfeld Recycling Center for shredding. This is a FREE service!
CALL THE RECYCLING OFFICE AT 610-865-7082 TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT.