Schwammer Thor —Swamp Door” the ancient name for a narrow pass between giant boulders on the Swamp Pike near Schaffer Road.


Trash and Recycling

New Hanover Township Ordinances require that every home and business in the Township receives recycling and trash service by a hauler licensed in the Township.  Please inquire with the licensed hauler for your choice for service options and to arrange for service.  Residents of communities receiving service through their homeowner's association will have collection by a hauler contracted by the  association.

Diamond Disposal (610) 845-1117
Waste Management (800) 869-5566
Whitetail Disposal (610) 754-0103
Unique Waste Solutions (484) 949-1923
A. J. Blosenski, Inc. (610) 942-2707

2024 Montgomery County PA Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Events - Please note that drop-off is by appointment only and that preregistration is required.  In addition to the Montgomery Household Hazardous Waste event, Montco residents may also attend any Household Hazardous Waste event held in Bucks, Chester, and Delaware Counties and Philadelphia.  
                  Also - 
                 Drop-off for large household items may be accepted at - Pioneer Landfill - call 610-582-2900
                 Google - for locations for TV's and electronic disposal

Electronic Waste
retrievr - previously known as Curb My Clutter - Montgomery County has partnered with retrievr, a convenient service that picks up clothing and electronics at your doorstep.  The service is free for all clothing and most electronics.  

E-Force Recycling (215-964-6670) - accepts most things with a plug - fees
Gigabiter (866-944-2248) - accepts computer equipment 

Document Shredding
There are no countywide document shredding events planned at this time.