Please remove all Styrofoam before bringing recyclables down to the drop-off center.Styrofoam belongs in the trash and cannot be recycled.
The Drop-off Center is open 24 hours per day, every day of the week. It is open to everyone.
Items that may be dropped off include:
Office paper is accepted for shredding Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, and Saturday 8:00 am-12:00 pm. Documents are placed in a locked container at the Drop-off Center. These containers are then hauled to the paper shredder located at the City's Yard Waste Site for destruction. For more than 8 boxes, please call our office at 610-437-8729 for arrangements.
Please remove paper clips, binder clips, plastic folders, three ring, etc. Only staples are permitted.
For more information, please call our office at 610-437-8729.
City of Allentown - 435 Hamilton Street - 610-439-5999