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Municipality Requirements

Municipalities that wish to collect electronics for recycling must first obtain approval from the department by completing a Municipal Electronics Collection Registration (below).

Please note: Collections registered under this registration are not eligible for reimbursement of any costs under Act 190 of 1996.

Covered devices collected at municipal collections shall be recycled in a manner that complies with all federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and ordinances. Municipalities may not transfer material to an electronics recycling facility unless the facility has one of the following certifications:

If the recycling facility is located in Pennsylvania, the facility must also have obtained permit #WMGR081 from the department.