Universal Waste Recycling

Universal Waste Recycling

Universal waste is a category of waste materials designated as “hazardous waste”, but containing materials that are very common. Regulations of universal waste put in place by the EPA are designed to facilitate environmentally sound collection and increase proper recycling or treatment. ECS&R is a certified Universal Waste Handler providing cost effective transportation, accumulation, and disposal/recycling of Universal Waste. Wherever and whenever possible, … Read more

Household Hazardous Waste Recycling

Recycling of Household Hazardous Waste

Each person in Pennsylvania produces an average of four pounds of household hazardous waste each year. That’s about 25,000 tons/yr statewide. But what is Household Hazardous Waste you ask? The DEP defines household hazardous waste as “those wastes produced in our households that are hazardous in nature, but are not regulated as hazardous waste, under … Read more

Electronics Recycling (E-Waste) And Data Destruction

Electronics Recycling

ECS&R makes electronics recycling easy for both the residential and commercial sectors. Did you know since 2010, the US DEP has prohibited residents & businesses from throwing away electronics in the weekly trash? You can now take comfort in knowing that your electronic equipment is completely demanufactured. We responsibly recycle all components minimizing the impacts … Read more

Recycling Center Drop off Locations


Drop off service is a cost effective way of recycling “hard to recycle” and hazardous to the environment materials. Our recycling centers are open to everyone, regardless of where you live. Fees apply for the responsible recycling and proper disposal of all materials. An appointment is required at the Butler, Erie and Pittsburgh recycling centers. … Read more