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  • Butler County Department of Recycling and Waste Management
    Environmental Protection United States Green Building Council More Information on Green Building Board of Butler County Commissioners Leslie A Osche Chairman Kimberly D Geyer Vice Chairman Kevin E Boozel Secretary Welcome The Butler County Recycling and Waste Management Department located within the Butler County Planning Commission is on the 5th Floor of the Butler County Government Center 124 West Diamond Street PO Box 1208 Butler PA 16003 S Kelly Recycling

    Original URL path: http://www.recyclebutler.us/ (2016-02-16)
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  • Butler County Department of Recycling and Waste Management - Recycling Information
    9201 Waste haulers are not permitted to grant a discount to anyone not recycling Some municipalities in Butler County also offer a spring and or fall curbside leaf yard waste drop off site You should call your municipality to find out if these services are offered Almost all of Butler County s municipalities have voluntarily passed Ordinances setting standards for the collection of recyclables and naming those items which shall be collected for recycling This generally includes 1 and 2 plastics food type aluminum and bi metal cans and green amber and clear glass In addition some haulers will also accept newspapers and other recyclables however citizens should contact their municipality and or their waste hauler to find out their recycling collection schedule to find out exactly what is collected and to find out how the recyclables are to be prepared for pickup Did You Know Butler County has the distinction of being the very first County in Pennsylvania 1992 with residential curbside recycling offered county wide Plus our residents also enjoy the ability to choose the level of municipal waste collection service they feel meets their individual needs Each licensed waste hauler offers different levels of service so that

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  • Butler County Department of Recycling and Waste Management - Hard to Recycle Items
    or email the Butler County Department of Recycling Waste Management to find places where the following items may be recycled or donated for reuse Aluminum Appliances Auto Antifreeze Auto Motor Oil Auto Motor Oil Pickup for Businesses Auto Other Motor Fluids Auto Parts Auto Tires Barrels and Drums Batteries Auto Batteries Household Building Construction Materials Cans Food and Beverage Cardboard Ceiling Tiles Cell Phones Christmas Cards Clothing and Textiles Electronics

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  • Butler County Department of Recycling and Waste Management - Used Motor Oil
    used oil into a clean empty sealable container such as a plastic milk jug Specialized used oil containers can be purchased at local auto parts stores Do not mix used motor oil with any other substances such as antifreeze paint or other chemicals It is a good idea to call ahead to confirm the hours of operation and to be sure that the site still accepts used oil At the

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  • Butler County Department of Recycling and Waste Management - Green Building
    that have at least one of the following characteristics nontoxic recycled content resource efficient long life cycle or environmentally conscious These smart built structures result in the minimization of use of non renewable energy output of pollution and energy dollars while maximizing the comfort health and safety of the people who live and work in them The green products incorporated into these structures can not only create a healthier indoor air quality for people but many products have recycled content that reduces waste and environmental pollution Does it cost more to build with green products and materials There are many green products and materials that cost the same or even less than conventional ones Even the higher priced items can end up saving you much more money in the long run through energy cost savings etc By blending the right mix of low cost technologies with those that cost the same or more it is possible to have a green building project that costs the same or even less than a conventional one What about the use of salvaged building materials for a project as a cost savings measure as well as environmental considerations Is this a practical consideration Yes

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  • Butler County Department of Recycling and Waste Management - Home Composting
    soil Composting can take as long as a year or as little as fourteen days depending upon the amount of human control What Is Compost You can compost many different kinds of biodegradable materials that are useful to microorganisms Things you will most likely use are Leaves Grass Clippings Garden Residue Weeds Newspapers Branches Fruit Vegetable Scraps Coffee Grounds Eggshells and Nutshells Materials which should NOT be added to your

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  • Butler County Department of Recycling and Waste Management - Reducing Household Hazardous Waste
    and batteries present a real disposal challenge Although they are considered hazardous they are not regulated as hazardous waste under federal or state laws While these wastes constitute only a small percentage of the residential waste stream the potential damage from improper disposal is significant Along with the dangers to the air water soil and person using the products improper disposal can be harmful to waste collectors and landfill workers and can damage sewers and septic tanks Pennsylvanians produce an average of four pounds of HHW each year for a rough total of about 25 000 tons per year statewide Solutions to the Problem There are solutions to this problem The best way to reduce HHW is simply not to buy these products There are many alternatives to using household hazardous wastes Click on this picture for some solutions Know Your Products Look for these signal words on labels so you can identify what is hazardous CAUTION WARNING DANGER POISON FLAMMABLE COMBUSTIBLE CORROSIVE And as a Last Resort If a product considered a household hazardous waste is required for the job purchase only what is needed and make sure all of it is used as the label advises This way

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  • Butler County Department of Recycling and Waste Management - Go Green
    reuse businesses in PA employing about 81 500 people Annual sales receipts for these businesses top 18 4 BILLION Buy Locally Grown and Organic Produce Why Buying locally grown produce supports local farmers and strengthens local economy This saves energy and natural resources The average distance food travels from farm to plate is 1 500 miles buying organic produce eliminates the need for pesticides herbicides and fungicides which eliminates this

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