Green Living


Single Stream Recycling
Recyclable paper and commingled materials will be picked up once a week on your regular trash day. All recyclable materials must be stored/placed in the
toter(s) provided by the Borough. 

Recycling Resources

Single Stream Recycling Video is a recycling site for items that people don't want to throw out but rather give away for free. is a website where people can search the type of material they would like to recycle and their area code and it will give them the closest center or store they can take it to. is a consumer guide to electronics recycling in PA. Educate. Empower. Engage


Phoenixville Compost Site
South 2nd Avenue
Phoenixville, Pa 19460

FALL/WINTER HOURS - Beginning October, 2017 thru April, 2018
Compost Site will be open 
Monday thru Friday - 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Materials Available at the Compost Site are as follows:
Yard Waste Compost and Hard Wood Mulch (Brown).

*The Borough has the right to reject any or all Material brought forth to the Compost Site*
*Please contact the Borough Offices for further information*

Yard Waste Pickup

Yard Waste will be picked up on your regular trash days and must be in PAPER BIODEGRADABLE BAGS ONLY WITH YOUR ADDRESS PRINTED ON THE BAG. It will be collected every other week starting April through October. 2018 schedule TBD.

Leaf Collection

The 2017 leaf collection season will begin October 16th and will end December 22nd, weather permitting.  Please see attached Leaf Collection Notice Schedule.  For streets not listed on the collection notice, leaves must be bagged in biodegradable paper bags and placed out for pickup.  Bag collection will occur every other Monday starting on Monday, October 23rd.

Leaf Collection Notice 2017


Yard Waste Drop Off

* At this time the Borough's Compost Site is closed to Contractors, only residents of participating municipalities may drop off yard waste. Please contact the Borough Offices for further information*

Yard waste maybe be dropped off at the compost site during regular hours only. 
No Plastic bags will be accepted.  BIO-DEGRADABLE PAPER BAGS ONLY available at K-mart, Sears, Giant & Acme.

Dirt, Stone, Concrete, Plywood, Black Top, Construction Material, Treated or Painted Wood.

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