Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Affiliates Recycle Over 2 million Pounds of Electronics and 21,000 Tires by Hosting Special Collections in 2019

(January 9, 2020) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s (KPB) affiliate network offers annual special collections to seek to eliminate illegal dumping and littering of tires and other hard to dispose items in local communities across Pennsylvania. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful affiliates, which are county and municipal based, collected a combined total of over 2,168,530 pounds of electronics, 21,018 tires, 6,011 appliances and 61,122 pounds of household hazardous waste from local residents, emphasizing the continued need for disposal options for hard to dispose items.

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful affiliates who offered special collections for their residents include: Keep Cambria County Beautiful, PA CleanWays of Cumberland County, Keep Erie County Beautiful, PA CleanWays of Fayette County, Keep Huntingdon County Beautiful, Keep Juniata County Beautiful, PA CleanWays of McKean County, PA CleanWays of Mifflin County, Keep Perry County Beautiful, Tri-County CleanWays, serving Butler, Lawrence and Mercer counties; PA CleanWays of Venango County, Westmoreland Cleanways, Keep Washington County Beautiful and Keep York Beautiful.

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