Lawrence/Mercer - Recycling and Solid Waste

Lawrence/Mercer - Recycling and Solid Waste

Lawrence and Mercer Counties Recycling Department

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Effective November 1st, 2021 ECS&R (Environmental Coordination Services and Recycling) is closed Permanently and no longer accepting electronics and household hazardous waste.


The Lawrence-Mercer Counties Recycling/Solid Waste Department’s mission is to develop and implement both the Lawrence County and Mercer County Municipal Solid Waste Management Plans.


This Lawrence-Mercer Counties Recycling/Solid Waste Department will work towards its mission by:

  • Providing convenient recycling opportunities,
  • Providing recycling and collection opportunities for hard-to-dispose materials such as tires, electronics, and household hazardous waste,
  • Providing technical assistance to businesses, institutions, organizations, and municipalities,
  • Partnerships with like-minded organizations and agencies,
  • Conducting public education programs to raise awareness about proper waste management and its benefits, and
  • Assisting municipalities and businesses in meeting regulatory compliance with local, state, and federal recycling and waste management laws.

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