Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority

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

Scrap Metal and Appliances

Anyone taking a hike through beautiful central Pennsylvania will likely see some ugly sites. Garbage, tires and a big eyesore, appliances. The Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority has adopted a policy that hopefully will reduce the amount of appliances illegally dumped. 

Appliances, or white goods, are accepted at the Transfer Station from any Centre County resident for no charge. These items include: 

  • Air Conditioners and dehumidifiers 
  • Clothes washing and drying machines 
  • Dish washers 
  • Furnaces and electrical heaters 
  • Water heaters 
  • Refrigerators and freezers 
  • Stoves and ovens 

The following materials are NOT acceptable: 

  • Sealed Units (Propane bottles) 
  • Medical lab & Hospital scrap machinery 
  • Gasoline & fuel tanks 
  • Drums, barrels, paint cans and tar buckets 
  • Pipe or boilers wrapped in insulation 
  • Televisions  (click here for info on what to do with TV's)
  • Lighting Fixtures 
  • Batteries 
  • Any scrap material containing hazardous waste material


Hours of Operation

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

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