Refuse, Recycling, Compost & Yard Waste

Grass clippings drop off

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

Use these links to learn the requirements:

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 110 Hawbaker Industrial Drive.
Refuse and Recycling
  • Waste Management is the contracted trash hauler for Ferguson Township residents.

For information about how to handle various products, pick-up and companies, please consult these websites: 

Information about Organics Recycling and Composting