Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority

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

Recycling Links

Recycling Links

Here are a few links to some resources on recycling.  Scroll through the page or use the in page links below:


General Recycling/Eco Information

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Professional Recyclers of Pennsylvania
Northeast Recycling Council
America Recycles Day - November 15
Use It Again PA
Cambria County Solid Waste Authority
Document Shredding Services
PA Materials Trader

Source Reduction

Use Less Stuff Report-a newsletter that helps people reduce waste
Environmental Defense Fund- A Waste Prevention Shopping Guide


Reduce Junk Mail

Do it Yourself - Stop Junk Mail (also e-mail and phone calls)

Fun Stuff

Welcome to Recycle City - Games, Activities, Graphics, and Facts

Recycling Arts and Crafts

The Imagination Factory - "creative ways to recycle by making art"
Turn your holiday cards into gift boxes

Recyclable Materials

Rechargeable Battery Recycling Council -locations to recycle your spent rechargeable Nickel-Cadmium batteries
Steel Recycling Institute
The Glass Packaging Institute -includes lots of information on glass recycling
National Association for Plastic Container Recovery -recycling of #1 PET bottles
American Forest and Paper Association -information on recycling paper
Ink Cartridge Recycling
BabyEarth RENEW


Home Composting
The Compost Resource Page

Commercial Recycling

Waste Wise -free, voluntary, EPA program to eliminate municipal solid waste

Buy Recycled

Check out the PA Department of Environmental Protection Buy Recycled page.
New Jersey's Department of Environmental Protection Buy Recycled page has links to many sites that sell recycled content products.


State and Local Government

Centre Region Council of Governments (COG) Refuse Website
Centre County Local Emergency Planning Committee
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
State Electronics Challenge Website

Environmental Education

Pennsylvania Center for Environmental Education (PCEE)
Pennsylvania Association of Environmental Educators (PAEE)


Community Sites

Centre Peace - Recycled Household Items and Furniture

Wheels for Wishes - a car donation program benefiting Make-A-Wish Pennsylvania and West Virginia



Hours of Operation

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

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