- Do you need a permit?
- How much will it cost?
- What size do you need?
- What about recycling?
Do You Need a Dumpster Permit in West Chester?
If you have enough space on your property, you can place the dumpster on private property, in which case you will not need a dumpster permit. However, if your need to have the dumpster placed on public property you will probably need to get a dumpster permit and should check with the West Chester city offices. The permit comes with several requirements like not placing it to close to fire hydrants or mailboxes and will be for a specified time period.
What Size Dumpster Do You Need?
Here are the 4 most common dumpster sizes used in West Chester and some projects each is commonly used for. Have a look and if you still have questions give us a call at 610-813-2173, we’ll gladly answer them.
10 Yard Dumpster
20 Yard Dumpster
30 Yard Dumpster
40 Yard Dumpster
How Much Does it Cost To Rent a Rolloff in West Chester
There are several factors that affect the exact rental dumpster rental prices in West Chester including dumpster size, debris type, debris weight, rental period, and landfill charges in your county. But, typically you can expect the price to be somewhere between $300 and $750. To get a quote on an exact all-inclusive price, give us a call at 610-813-2173.
Where Can You Take Your Recycling in West Chester?
Most types of wastes can be recycled and reused. This means that only a small fraction of waste materials generated at home need to be buried in landfills. In fact, only yard waste and construction debris can be disposed of in landfills. Things like glass, plastics, metals and paper products can easily be recycled. Some electronic waste and household appliances, on the other hand, can be reused or dismantled, with some parts being reused by electronics manufacturers. When you generate recyclable waste, you should put them in a recycle bin and wait for recycling pick up dates. Alternatively, you can drop them off at approved drop-off points. The following are some recycling centers and programs you may want to know of:
– J. E. Kodish & Sons, Inc: The hours of operation at the facility are 8am to 11:30am and 1pm to 4:30pm. You can drop off your recyclable metals at the facility during these hours of operation. The company pays top dollar for lead-acid batteries and aluminum beverage cans as well as copper, tin, steel and iron products among others. Prices are based on the weight of the materials delivered.
– West Chester Curbside Collection Program: The city operates a single-stream curbside collection program for recyclable wastes. This means that all you need to do is place your recycle bin on the curb during the pickup dates.
How Can You Dispose of Prohibited Items in West Chester?
The average household produces a large quantity of hazardous waste materials over time. This includes aerosol containers, fluorescent light bulbs, computer screens, pesticides, lawn chemicals, antifreeze, pool chemicals, paints and lacquers, motor oil and asbestos among other things which in the state of Pennsylvania cannot be placed in dumpsters or be buried in landfills. The only option is to take them to a hazardous waste handling company for proper disposal. For instance, you can drop them off at the Eldredge, Inc. hazardous waste disposal facility.