Recycling and Solid Waste Department


MERCER COUNTY

RECYCLING AND SOLID WASTE DEPARTMENT

 

 

Mission

The Mercer County Recycling/Solid Waste Department’s mission is to develop and implement the  Mercer County Municipal Solid Waste Management (MSW) Plan.

 

Vision

The Mercer County Recycling/Solid Waste Department will work towards its mission by:

  • Providing convenient recycling opportunities,
  • Providing recycling and collection opportunities for hard-to-dispose materials such as tires, electronics, and household hazardous waste,
  • Providing technical assistance to businesses, institutions, organizations, and municipalities,
  • Partnerships with like-minded organizations and agencies,
  • Conducting public education programs to raise awareness about proper waste management and its benefits, and
  • Assisting municipalities and businesses in meeting regulatory compliance with local, state, and federal recycling and waste management laws.



News and Events


Hard to Recycle Item Event

September 22, 2018
10 A.M. to 1 P.M.
Jefferson Township Fairgrounds

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Hard to Recycle Item Event Flier


Compost and Rain Barrel Workshop

October 18, 2018
6 P.M.
Lawrence County Government Center, Gettings Annex

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