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Solid Waste & Recycling Services

Residential Services

Thank you for choosing J.P. Mascaro & Sons for your waste collection and recycling needs.  We combine competitive prices with impeccable service.  As a family owned business, your safety and the safety of the environment is our utmost priority.  Our own families live in the communities we service. We keep your neighborhoods safe while providing innovative ways to care for and manage waste.  Mascaro is dedicated to exceeding customer expectations.

Most Common Recycling Contaminants
Please help make single-stream recycling a success by keeping these and other materials that cause contamination out of your recycling container.



Follow these simple guidelines when preparing your material for collection.

  • Trash and recycling should be placed curbside the night before your scheduled collection. Drivers do not return to residences if materials are unprepared at the scheduled collection time.

  • Please contact J.P. Mascaro & Sons at least 24 hours before your regularly scheduled collection to request a large item pick-up and/or excessive amounts of trash. Any mattress or upholstered furniture should be completely sealed in disposable plastic for removal.

  • Freon containing appliances require special handling procedures prior to pick-up.

  • According to Federal law, J.P. Mascaro & Sons is not permitted to accept batteries, tires, liquids, combustible materials or any items identified as hazardous.

  • Bulky materials including drywall, concrete, bricks, dirt or rocks are not acceptable.

  • Drums, barrels, yard and household containers are not acceptable trash containers and will be assumed trash if placed at the curb.

Trash Certifications for the following Municipalities:

Lackawanna County Berks County Montgomery County Northampton County 
South Abington
South Heidelberg Township Lower Providence
 Plainfield Twp

Flexible Plastic Packaging Collection

Flexible packaging is any plastic packaging that is able to flex or wrap such as plastic pouches, wraps, and bags.

Curbside Trash Collection

J.P. Mascaro & Sons works with both individuals and municipalities to provide safe, prompt and dependable service.

Bulk Item Collection

Furniture, appliances, carpets, tree limbs larger than 3" in diameter but not longer than 36"

Single Stream Recycle

Plastic, clear glass, colored glass, aluminum, steel cans, cardboard and paper.

Yard Waste

Leaves, sticks, branches, twigs no more than four feet in length and less than 4" diameter.

Temporary Dumpster Service

J.P. Mascaro offers 10, 20, 30, 40 yard temporary dumpsters.

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