Business, Commercial, and Community Activities
Conewago Township businesses, commercial entities, institutional and municipal establishments, community activities, and multi-family dwellings of four (4) or more units are required to contract with a recycling service provider and annually report recycling types and amounts to Conewago Township by January 15th of each year.
High-grade office paper, corrugated paper/cardboard, aluminum, and leaf waste, are to be recycled and reported, as well as newspaper, bi-metal cans, clear and colored glass, and PET#1 and HDPE #2 plastics. Any other material, such as ferrous and non-ferrous scrap, other plastics, batteries, antifreeze, oil, fluorescent bulbs/tubes, white goods, radiators, rubber tires, construction & demolition materials, and computer systems should be recycled and reported on your Conewago Township annual recycling report.
- Recycling Reports for the reporting year 2017 are due January 15, 2018.
- Include the weight receipt/voucher from your recycling facility/operator which indicates the types and amounts of recyclables in Tons.
- Conversion: 1 ton = 2,000 pounds
- Examples: 425 pounds of paper equals 0.2125 tons
*Review your bi-annual letter and the Township Ordinance for penalties for violating this ordinance.
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