Recycling & Refuse Services: Keeping UMT Clean & Green!
Upper Macungie Township 
8330 Schantz Road
Breinigsville, Pa 18031
Phone: (610) 398-9171

A convenient spectrum of services for the regular disposal or recycling of standard household wastes are provided to Upper Macungie Township residents. Guidelines for the proper usage of these services are detailed in this section of the website. Should you have any questions, please contact Upper Macungie Township’s Refuse/Recycling Coordinator, Stephanie Grim at

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THE ELECTRONIC RECYCLING EVENT- for Residents ONLY ID will be required. Yard Waste Cards not accepted.

  • April 6, 2019 at Grange Road Park from 9am-2pm
  • Max 3 TV Monitors, Computers, monitors, microwaves, household batteries, fluorescent light bulbs (NO APPLIANCES).

THE SHREDDING EVENT- for Residents ONLY ID will be required. Yard Waste Cards not accepted

  • June 22, 2019 at Grange Road Park from 9am-1pm

Requirements for Commercial Municipal, or Institutional Establishments and certain Apartment Complexes:

Information regarding procedure for the above entities can be found in our Township Ordinance within Article A, 20-306. CLICK HERE to be taken to “Municipal Waste Disposal & Recycling.” You must then click Article A, 20-306.

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Requirements to protect the quality of our groundwater and other important environmental concerns are also addressed here. Please review them all carefully and abide by them. By following the rules of responsible environmental stewardship, we can all work together to keep our home community clean and green. Thanks for doing your part!