Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority

253 Transfer Road | Bellefonte, PA 16823
Phone (814) 238-7005 | Fax (814) 238-3195 | Recycling (814) 238-6649

Recycling Education

Recycling Videos

The Professional Recyclers of Pennsylvania (PROP) host a Recycling FilmFest each summer at their Annual Recycling Conference.  You can click here to visit their YouTube Channel and watch the winning videos.  CCRRA was fortunate to have a Second Place video at the 2014 conference.  Click here to watch our fun and informative video.


ClearWater Conservancy has a Watershed Clean Up Video that you can view by clicking here.



Buying Recycled

Buy Recycled

Completing the Loop

You see them all the time...those three little arrows. They're found on plastic bottles, paper and many other recyclables. Do you know what they represent?

logojpgEach individual arrow represents one of the three stages of the recycling. The first arrow symbolizes the collection of the recyclables. The second represents the manufacture of goods made from those recyclables. Finally, the third arrow stands for the purchase of those goods made from recyclables. Most people know about the first two arrows. Unfortunately, not many people know or carry out the last arrow, "Buy Recycled."

Not one but all three arrows together represent recycling. You're not recycling until you accomplished all three. In order to truly recycle, you must "Complete the Loop."

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Recycling Education Material
If you are looking for recycling education material for your school, office or home, CCRRA has it.  And if we don't, we can create custom material for you.  Contact us today for more information.

We offer tours of our facility.  If you or your organization would like to learn how recycling works in Centre County, give us a call.  We'll show you our operation, including: the Transfer Station, Recycling Center and the Interpretive Center.  The Interpretive Center is our "Green Building, " built from recycled materials which demonstrates what can happen to your recyclables after they leave your bin and our facility.

If you would like a tour, please contact our office at (814) 238-7005.


Hours of Operation

Transfer Station
Monday - Saturday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm