Large items such as furniture, appliances, or mattresses can be disposed of in the trash. One bulk item per week, per resident. There is no additional cost to you for this service.
.Residents looking to dispose of carpets or carpet padding should cut the carpet or padding into pieces no longer than 48 inches long, or four feet, and bind them with rope, twine, or heavy tape, before putting the carpeting to the curb. Up to five (5) four-foot rolls may be put out at one time.
Due to the risk of bed bugs, mattresses must be enclosed in mattress bags in order to be picked up. Mattress bags are available for purchase at major retails such as Lowes and Home Depot.
At this time, B & L Disposal will not be accepting refrigerators, stand-alone freezers, or air conditioners due to their having the chemical Freon. If the refrigerator, freezer, or air conditioner is still working, residents are encouraged to contact PECO to participate in their Recycling Program. For those items that are no longer in working order, residents are encouraged to contact International Scrap at (610) 494-3171 or 1-800-GOTJUNK (1-800-916-7892).
For more information or assistance, please contact Bethel Township at 610-459-1529.