​​​​Clifford Township

Acceptable Items For  Township Recycling:

  • #1-7 Plastic Bottles
  • #1-7 Plastic Tubs & Screw Top Jars (No Lids, No #7 PLA Compostables)
  • Cans
  • Clean, Balled Aluminum Foil (2" or Larger) and Pie Pans
  • Corrugated Cardboard & Paper Bags
  • Empty Aerosol Cans (No Caps)
  • Empty Pizza Boxes
  • File Folders
  • Glass Bottle & Jars
  • Loose metal Jar Lids & Steel Bottles Caps
  • Magazines, Brochures & Catalogs
  • Newspapers & Inserts (No Plastic Bags)
  • Opened Mail, Junk Mail & Greeting Cards
  • Paper-back Books
  • Paperboard Boxes
  • Paper Egg Cartons
  • Paper Milk/Juice Cartons (no Foil Pouches)
  • Phone Books
  • Rigid Plastics
  • Shredded Paper (must be in clean plastic bags)
  • White or Pastel Office Paper

Unacceptable Items:

  • Ceramics
  • Diapers
  • Drinking Glasses
  • Hangers
  • Hard Back Books
  • Hazardous or Bio-Hazardous Waste
  • Hoses, Ropes, Wire,Cords, Chain or Cable
  • Light Bulbs
  • Mirrors
  • Napkins
  • Needles or Syringes
  • Paper-To-Go Containers
  • Paper Ream Wrappers
  • Paper Towels
  • Plastic 6-Pack Holders
  • Plastic Bags
  • Plastic Microwave Trays
  • Plates PVC Pipes
  • Pyrex

Copied from www.county-waste.com/recycling


Recycling: Every Saturday  9 AM to 12 PM

All items must be clean and dry.  Please crush plastic bottles and cardboard boxes.  

Bottles and cans can be mixed together. Please bring items for recycling in open

containers or clear plastic bags to assist the volunteers in the sorting process. 

Plastic bags must be taken home, as they cannot be recycled at this site. 

Susquehanna County Recycling Center no longer handles our recycling.

County Recycling is not a county owned business.

Donations, at recycling, are accepted and appreciated.  Recycling  

costs the taxpayers $601 every monthand your donations help to keep taxes down.

Your cooperation is greatly appreciated!!

Goodwill Industries will accept and and all types of computers, contact one nearest you.


Clifford Township's

​​​Annual Spring Clean Up

The Great American Clean Up for 2020 
Set for Saturday, September 19th 2020

9 AM to 12 PM  

   Township residents cleaning up their own property must bring Items to the Township Building,

 as there is no pick-up service.  The charge for a pick-up truck load is $30 (half truck load is $15), 

plus an additional fee for each of the following items: 

          Large stuffed chair              $10                                        Mattress                               $10
          Bed springs                          $8                                          Stove                                   $10
          Refrigerator                         $30                                        Freezer                                 $30  

          Air Conditioner                   $30                                        Dehumidifier                        $30
          Dishwasher                          $10                                        Washing machine                 $10
          Clothes dryer                       $10                                        Carpet roll (11x13)               $10

Old Tires will be collected, cost depends on size.

Steel will be accepted

Click here or Call 570-222-9364 for Electronic Recycling Information ​​

Township residents may also participate by cleaning up a township road. 
Bags, vests, gloves are available at Clifford Auto Store, Main Street Clifford.
Please call the township to have the bags of road trash picked up by the township. 
Give the location of the road and the location of the bags using the nearest 
intersecting road to the road being cleared of trash.

Thank you, again, for your participation!!

Click link to

 The Susquehanna County Recycling Center

133 Ellsworth Drive

Montrose, PA 18801

(570) 278-3589  

Looking to get rid of  household trash and other items?

You can go to The Susquehanna County Transfer Station 

at 294 Ellsworth Drive

Montrose, PA 18801

​(570) 432-0109          www.susquehannatransfer.com​​


119 Cemetery Street, PO Box 339

Clifford, PA 18413