City of Pittsburgh Recycling Services

In an effort to keep our local environment safe and clean, the City of Pittsburgh is offering drop off and pickup recycling services for residents as described below. You can rest assured that your hard to recycle materials never end up in a landfill.  ECS&R is R2 certified to responsibly recycle your unwanted or broken items such as TVs, computer monitors, paint, bulbs, batteries, AC units, microwaves, and so much more! Click here for a full list of accepted items.

Recycling Center Drop Offs

Drop offs is a cost effective way of recycling “hard to recycle” items and materials that are hazardous to the environment. The Pittsburgh Recycling Center, located in the Strip District (3001 Railroad St. Pittsburgh, PA 15201) , is open to everyone, not just city residents, for drop offs. Starting on July 24, the Recycling Center is open every Wednesday from 3 pm to 8 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 5 pm. 

Residents are REQUIRED to schedule a drop off time. Fees apply for most items. Credit card or check are the only forms of payment accepted. Click here for the list of drop off rates.

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Recycling Center Links

Prepaid Curbside Recycling Service

Are your household chemicals and electronics too heavy, or do you simply have too much to fit in your car? Not to worry, we’ll come to you.

Curbside service is prepaid only. Credit card is the only form of payment accepted. Once the form (click link below to access) is submitted, and ECS&R representative will call you within 72 business hours to collect payment. Click here for a list of curbside rates.

Click to schedule curbside service
Cost: $50 + Recycling Fees

2019 Saturday Recycling Collection Events

The City of Pittsburgh and ECS&R are hosting Saturday Recycling Collection events in various neighborhoods throughout the City in 2019. Events are scheduled from 9 am to 1 pm but maybe extended based on level of participation. Residents are REQUIRED to schedule a drop off time in order to minimize wait times and ensure customer safety. Fees apply for most items. Credit card or check are the only forms of payment accepted.

Event Links

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