Recycling

The Recycling Center is currently CLOSED, due to being full.   We have ordered a new container, however an estimated time of delivery could not be given to us. Please check this page to see when we re-open the recycling center  

Black Creek and Sugarloaf Residents may be stopped and asked to show proof of residency. 

The recycling center will be closed the first Thursday of the month, until further notice, for set up of the township meetings, which will be held in the recycling center, to comply with social distancing guidelines. 
 

The recycling center is for Black Creek and Sugarlof Township residents, only  No exceptions! Anyone from outside these townships will be fined $500 for dumping  

Recycling Center Hours of Operation:

Monday 7:30am- 2:30pm

Tuesday 7:30am- 6:30pm

Wenesday 7:30am- 2:30pm

Thursday 7:30am- 2:30pm

Friday, Saturday and Sundays Closed

 

Located at the Black Creek Township Municipal Complex

1980 Tomhicken Road

Rock Glen, PA 18246

570-384-3206

 

Recycling in Black Creek Township
 
Accepted Recycling Materials- all recyclables must be CLEAN
Aluminum Cans (beverage cans)
Metal cans
Plastics with a stamped recycling symbol
Cardboard
Newspapers
Office paper 
 
No glass or styrofoam! 
Nothing that is not listed above! 
 
Clothing can be recycled in the USAgain depositories locates infront of the recycling compactor.  

 

The recycling program is struggling due to a severe increase in the cost the township must pay to have recyclables hauled away and accepted at recycling stations. Please follow the guidelines of recyclable materials and clean your recyclables, to help minimize the cost of recycling.