Just about everything else...

Though we may only take a limited number of recyclable items at the bins,
there are many outlets for recycling or properly disposal of other items.

Appliances:

Appliances:

 
Automotive:
Automobiles (whole)
  • EMF Development Corp. - 536-5047
  • Joe Krentzmen and Sons - 696-0234
  • Kantner Iron and Steel - 893-5668
 
Automotive Batteries
 
Gasoline
  • Check with local private gas stations
  • CCSWA Household Hazardous Waste Collection
 

Motor Oil

  • Advanced Auto Stores - limit 5 gallons/month
  • Johnstown Public Works Dept. - 533-2061
  • Check local auto garages
  • CCSWA Household Hazardous Waste Collection
 

Other Fluids

  • Johnstown Public Works Dept. - 533-2061
  • Check with local garages to see what they may take.
  • CCSWA HHW Collection
 
Tires
  • Laurel Highlands Landfill, Vintondale - 749-9065
  • Southern Alleghenies Landfill, Davidsville - 479-2537
  • PA CleanWays Annual Tire & Appliance Collections - 472-2120
 
Batteries
Alkaline Batteries
  • Throw in the trash
 
Li, NiCad Rechargeables
  • CCSWA Office, Ebensburg - 472-2109
 
Powertool Batteries
  • CCSWA Office, Ebensburg - 472-2109
  • RBRC Collection Containers inside Lowe's, Home Depot,
    Sear's, and other hardware stores
 
Chemicals
Household Cleaners
  • CCSWA Household Hazardous Waste Collection
 
Industrial Chemicals
  • Safety Kleen, Johnstown - 266-4815
 
Latex Paint
  • CCSWA Household Hazardous Waste Collection
  • If nearly empty, solidify with a clumping agent and set out
    for normal trash collection when hardened.
    • Latex paint will air-dry if left open in a ventilated area.
 
Oil-based Paint
  • CCSWA Household Hazardous Waste Collection
  • If nearly empty, solidify with a clumping agent and set out
    for normal trash collection when hardened.
    • Oil-based paints will NOT air-dry. A clumping agent
      must be used.
 
Pesticides
  • CCSWA Household Hazardous Waste Collection
 
Varnish, Thinners, Etc.
  • CCSWA Household Hazardous Waste Collection
    • Do not put these out for trash collection.
      They can not be accepted.
 
Compressed Gas
Larger Propane Tanks
  • Agway, Ebensburg - 472-8082
  • Propane tank exchange stations (Sheetz, Lowes, etc.)
    trade for a new tank
  • Dale Oxygen, Johnstown - 535-3594
  • If empty, remove the valve portion and take to a local
    scrap yard for recycling.
 
Smaller Propane Tanks
  • Dale Oxygen, Johnstown - 535-3594
 
Other Compressed Gases
  • Dale Oxygen, Johnstown - 535-3594
  • Call Solid Waste Authority - 472-2109
 
Grocery Bags
Grocery Bags
  • Return to store for recycling - Walmart, Giant Eagle, BiLo
  • Bags are NOT accepted at the Big Blue Bins
 
Paper
Junk Mail
  • CCSWA Office, Ebensburg - 472-2109
 
Phone Books
  • Big Blue Bins:
    • Remove covers. Covers go in with magazines. Center
      section goes in with newspapers.
 
White Office Paper
  • Big Blue Bins sites located at:
    • UPJ
    • St. Francis University
    • DEP Building, Ebensbug
 
 
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