Recycling Notice

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Recycling Notice

Recycling Notice

Due to the new guidelines set by the operator of the Lackawanna County Recycling Center.


The following items CANNOT be recycled:

  • Deli and yogurt cups.
  • Plastic or Foam dishes.
  • Bakery boxes.
  • Light bulbs.
  • Plastic berry containers.
  • Plate or window glass.
  • Plastic cups.
  • Plastic toys.
  • Plastic plant pots.


The following items CAN be recycled:

  • GLASS – Bottles and jars only (tops should be thrown away).
  • CANS – Aluminum and steel.
  • PLASTIC – Bottles and jars with tops (Milk, Soda, Water, Detergents, Soaps).


Plastic bags CANNOT be put into your recycling container.

Please empty the bags beforehand.

If you have any questions as to what can/ cannot be recycled, please contact the Lackawanna County Recycling Center at (570) 963- 6868. Thank you.