[Trash and Yard Waste] [Residential Recycling] [Commercial and Institutional Recycling] [Household Hazardous Waste] [Stormwater Management]
Township Ordinance No. 89-03 Codified under Chapter 107-5.2 of the Bensalem Township Codified Code Requires all Residents, Commerical and Institutional Entities to have Solid Waste, Reycling and Yardwaste Collection Service. Chapter 107-5.2, prohibits the dumping of municipal waste or source-seperated reyclables and prohibits the burning of any source-separated materials including leaf and yardwaste. Any Person who shall violate any provision of the Ordinance can be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $1,000, plus costs, and in default of payment of fine and costs, to a term of imprisonment not to exceed 30 days.
Under the "Solid Waste Management Act" and the Municipal Waste Planning, Recycling and Waste Reduction Acts" of 1988, Bensalem Township requires that materials be recycled. Since refuse removal in Bensalem is through private haulers, these haulers are required to remove recyclable materials based on the schedule they provide for you when you contract with them for services.
For more information on rules and regulations of recycling in our community, visit this websites:
In Bensalem Township trash collection and recycling is provided through private haulers. Trash haulers in Bensalem Township must provide both trash and coming led recycling collection as part of the normal collection fee. They also must provide at least one collection each of leaves and garden materials, tree trimmings, and Christmas trees.
The following are known trash haulers within the township. A listing here does not imply an endorsement by Bensalem Township.
Commercial only in Bensalem; no residential service
E.S. Vile and Son
Commercial and special application only; no regular residential collection
Mc Coullough Rubish Removal