Waste Pick Up and Recycling Services for Amherst Township are currently being provided by Rumpke.
REGULAR PICK-UP DAY FOR AMHERST TOWNSHIP IS TUESDAY. (See Holiday Schedule below.)
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Place all material inside the Rumpke trash and recycling carts.
Rumpke will collect bulky items on your regular service day. You may place bulky items out for collection on one day during each calendar month at no charge. There will be a charge for collection of bulky items on additional days in the same month. Any item placed outside the trash cart will be considered a bulky item. As a courtesy, please contact Rumpke in advance when you have bulky items for pickup.
Please DO NOT place the items listed below inside Rumpke trash or recycling carts. For safe disposal options, please contact your solid waste district.
Safe Disposal of Sharps & Needles: Place in a hard plastic laundry detergent bottle, reattach the lid and secure it with duct tape. Use a thick permanent marker to clearly write �SHARPS� on the bottle. Place the sealed bottle inside your trash cart.
What To Recycle
Combine recyclables unbagged in your recycling cart.
Not Accepted For Recycling:
Plastic bags, cassette tapes, bed sheets, metal hangers, metal chains, hoses, batteries, buckets, car parts, chemicals, clothes, cord, cups, dishware, electronics, hazardous items, light bulbs, needles, pots, pans, ropes, toys, tubs, window glass, wire.
If the holiday falls on a weekday on or before your regular service day (Tuesday), collection will be delayed one day.
If the holiday falls on Saturday or Sunday, collection will NOT be delayed.
Visit www.rumpke.com for holiday schedules and weather updates.
• New Year’s Day
• Memorial Day
• Independence Day
• Labor Day
• Thanksgiving Day
• Christmas Day