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Recycling #5 plastics
Recycle your #5 plastic yogurt, milk and food containers at numerous Preserve Gimme 5 locations.  In Delaware County, the Whole Foods stores  in Wynnewood and Wayne have drop-off bins.

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On this website, you can enter your zip code and find a drop-off site for any of the following: paper, metal, hazardous, plastic, glass, automotive, household, garden and construction.  

2012 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events--9:00-3:00 rain or shine

Along with accepting computers and TV's, the following will be accepted too:

Stereo/DVD systems
Power Tools
Hair Dryers
Electric Typewriters
Adding machines, etc.

Saturday, April 21st, 2012
Marple Transfer Station
Marpit Drive and Sussex Blvd.
Broomall, PA 19008

Saturday, March 24th, 2012
Emergency Services Training Center
1600 Calcon Hook Road
Sharon Hill, PA 19079

Thursday, September 13th, 2012
Rose Tree Park
1671 N. Providence Road (Rt. 252)
Media, PA

Saturday, October 13th, 2012
Upper Chichester Township Municipal Building
8500 Furey Road (off Chichester Ave.)
Upper Chichester, PA 19061

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Composting Farm
Chester, PA
Compost is available to RESIDENTS of Delaware County, free of charge. Usual time for pick-up is late summer.

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