The Delaware Solid Waste Authority (DSWA) is excited to announce new expanded services available at the Delaware Recycling Center in New Castle. Beginning June 1, 2017 the staffed recycling center will be open Monday-Friday 8:30am-3:30pm and Saturday 8:30am-2:00pm. The facility will expand its services to offer electronics recycling 6 days a week and will continue to accept; single-stream recycling, cardboard recycling, oil and oil filter recycling, household batteries and Styrofoam packaging. Residents will also be able to continue to drop off household hazardous waste every Wednesday from 10am-2pm. The 1st Wednesday of each month will include latex paint collection and document shedding collection from 10am-2pm. DSWA will also expand its household hazardous waste collection and document shredding to include the 1st Saturday of each month from 8:30am-2pm
DSWA will be celebrating the grand opening with a special event on June 17 from 10am-1pm. Residents visiting the center that day will be treated to hot dogs and beverages, and live broadcasts from WDSD 94.7.
If you would like more information, please contact DSWA’s Citizens’ Response Line at 1-800-404-7080 or visit dswa.com to learn more about other DSWA programs and facilities.