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Refuse, Recycling, Compost and Yard Waste

Recycling is mandatory for all residential, commercial and institutional properties in FergusonTownship. 

Use these links to learn the requirements:

Accepted materials and curbside recycling

Commercial and institutional recycling

Additional Resources:

Clean Fill Drop Off

The Glenn O. Hawbaker Recycling Center/State College Borough Compost Facility accepts rock, stumps and yard waste for a fee.  The site is located at 2145 North Atherton Street. Check its website for more information.

Grass Clippings Drop Off

Ferguson Township residents may drop off grass clippings at the Township municipal building located at 3147 Research Drive in State College. Look for the sign directing you to the grass clippings area.  You may drop off your grass clippings from dawn to dusk seven days a week.

Compost, Mulch, Wood Chips

Ferguson Township residents may purchase compost, mulch and wood chips at the State College Borough Recycling Facility at 2145 North Atherton Street.

Refuse and Recycling

Advanced Disposal is the contracted trash hauler for Ferguson Township residents. Learn more

For information about how to handle various products, pick-up and companies, please consult these websites:
Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority
Centre Region Council of Governments 

Information about Organics Recycling and Composting