Borough wide recycling change…..
Beginning on Tuesday, October 5, 2020 Throop Borough will implement the following change to it’s recycling program: Recycling will now be collected each Tuesday in all wards and will only include cardboard and paper products such as corrugated cardboard, flat unwaxed cardboard, newspaper, office paper and shredded paper. Cardboard and paper must be separated at the curb. Cardboard boxes must be broken down and flattened and have all foam and or plastic packing material removed.
Grass / Leaves – Seasonal (April – December)
1st & 3rd wards = 1st & 3rd Mondays
Tuesdays Borough Wide
Brush (excluding grass or leaves) will be collected with trash. All items must be bundled and may not exceed 2 feet in length
For important information on recycling in Lackawanna County :
Click on http://recycling.lackawannacounty.org/home.htm
Please keep paper products separate from cans and bottles.