The Borough's Residential & Commercial program consists of the following materials:
Notice to all Fountain Hill Residents:
- Glass (Amber, Green, Clear)
- Bimetal (Tin & Aluminum)
- Plastics (HDPE & PETE-with Recycling Logo 1 & 2; examples-soda, milk, juice, water & cleaning bottles)
- Newspaper (Place alongside to recycling container in tied bundles or place in paper bags).
- Christmas Trees
- Lehigh County Solid Waste
- Electronic Recycling
- Collection varies depending on your zone.
Residents are prohibited from placing old televisions and computer monitors at the curb for trash collection. Please do not place these items at the curb for normal trash collection as the trash contractor will NOT
collect them. If you place these items at the curb, you as the property owner, will be responsible for removal of the items. If the items remain on the street you could face penalties such as fines and costs. Contact any electronic recycler to dispose of, or recycle your old electronic devices.
South Side Recycling is picked up every two weeks on the first pick up of the week (Tuesday).
North Side Recycling is picked up every two weeks on the first pick up of the week (Monday).
Please be advised that beginning on September 14th & 15th, the Borough's recycling days will be changed. If your recycling day is currently Monday, it will be changed to Thursday. If your recycling day is currently Tuesday, it will be changed to Friday. Click here for additional information from Republic Services.
Materials can be commingled in your official recycling container. They are available for purchase at the Borough office for $10. Remember to rinse materials before disposing of them. Please adhere to the recycling preparation by rinsing cans and removing caps & lids. Any problems with collection, please call the Hauler (Raritan Valley Disposal) at 610-432-7574 or visit their website at https://www.republicservices.com