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Refuse & Recycling

Open Burning is Not Permitted

No Open Burning Small

It is not permissible to burn leaves, yard waste, or other materials in Worcester Township, Montgomery County. Worcester Township's Recycling Ordinance located in Chapter 116 of the Codified Ordinances requires vegetative waste to be recycled and not burned. 

The Department of Environmental Protection has the following exemption for open burning (Pennsylvania Code § 129.14): A fire set in conjunction with the production of agricultural commodities in their unmanufactured state on the premises of the farm operation.

Please contact the Township directly at 610-584-1410 for questions or concerns.

Refuse & Recyclables in Worcester

The collection of refuse and recyclable is private in Worcester Township... residents are responsible for contracting with a licensed hauler of their choice.  Some of the haulers that presently service our community are listed below.

Republic Services
(610) 265-6337

Waste Management
(800) 869-5566

Advanced Disposal
(800) 710-1333

Whitetail Disposal
(610) 754-0103 

Worcester Township

1721 South Valley Forge Road
P.O. Box 767
Worcester, PA 19490

Phone: (610) 584-1410 Fax: (610) 584-8901

Monday-Friday: 7:00 am - 4:30 pm