Never trash your gift wrap, packaging or Christmas Tree..Recycle them!


Turn this year’s Christmas wrapping, boxes, bows, plastic film packaging and tags into next year’s supply by recycling

Below is a list with examples of how to separate the items.

Mixed Paper – wrapping paper, gift boxes, christmas cards, non-corrugated boxes
Cardboard (Corrugated) – corrugated boxes
Commingled Plastic/Cans – Aluminum cans, food and beverage plastic container or packaging
Mixed Glass – glass bottles or jars
Plastic Film – plastic grocery bags, bubble wrap and other plastic film shipping materials.

**Note: please deflate plastic packaging material (excluding bubble wrap) prior to placing in the hide-a-bag bins at our sites to conserve space.

Don’t know what to do with your tree after the holidays? Check out your municipality’s program for Christmas tree recycling

Barrett Township – drop off at 194 Sand Springs Road (the maintenance building) during normal operating hours.

Chestnuthill Township – transfer station and recycling center will accept trees from residents on Mondays and Wednesdays from 7:00 am to 2:45 pm and on Saturdays from 7:00 am to 3:45 pm.

East Stroudsburg – Curbside pickup with be from 7:30 am to 3:00 pm on Wednesday, December 30th, January 6th, and January 13th. Residents can also bring their trees to the Twin Borough Recycling Drop-Off Center located off Lincoln Ave during the regular Center hours.

Middle Smithfield Township – clean trees can be taken to The Oak Grove Multi-Municipal Facility, 3305 Oak Grove Rd. East Stroudsburg. Monday- Saturday from 7:00 – 2:00 pm.

Mount Pocono Borough – January 16, 2016 will be the pickup date for trees. Please place them curbside.

Smithfield Township – drop off at the township building on Red Fox Road, Monday through Friday during normal business hours from December 26- February 15, 2016. Call 570-223-5082 for additional information.

Stroudsburg Borough – curbside pickup of trees will be Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from January 4th thru January 27th. Have your tree out to the curb early in the morning on the days of pickup. Trees may also be dropped off at the Recycling Center, 427 Lincoln Ave. starting 1/4/16, Mon-Fri between the hours 8:00 – 3:30 pm & Sat. 8:00 -12:00 pm.


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