Armstrong County to hold recycling event

By Paul Ploumis

KITTANNING – The Armstrong County Board of Commissioners will hold a Household Hazardous Waste/Electronics Recycling Event on Thursday, Sept. 8, from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Armsdale Complex located on Route 85 in Kittanning.

Waste charges are calculated per pound.

Items to be collected include:

  • Non-Video Display Electronics 40 cents per pound.
  • Freon Containing Devices 60 cents per pound.
  • Televisions and Monitors 60 cents per pound.
  • Waste Paint $1.30 per pound.
  • Universal Waste (i.e. batteries and bulbs) $1.60 per pound.
  • Household Hazardous Waste $2 per pound.
  • Propane Tanks $10 per unit

Due to COVID-19, the Department of Environmental Protection requires preregistration.

To preregister, go to and click on the Armstrong County link.

As this is not a Hard to Recycle Day event, tires, scrap metal and large appliances will not be accepted.

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