Recycling Center

Theis/Cornfeld Recycling Center
635 Illick’s Mill Rd (across from the Municipal Golf Course)
610-865-7082 – Recycling Office

Mon-Fri: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sat: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sun: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
*During extreme weather, the recycling center may be closed or close early. Please check the Theis/Cornfeld Facebook Page for the latest information.

Materials Accepted


Appliances – certified that freon is removed

Books – hard cover, soft cover, and telephone books



Flatboard – including gift boxes and shirt boxes

Glass bottles & jars

Junk mail

Magazines/shiny paper

Mixed office paper Рcopy paper, stationery, envelopes, file folders, index cards, window envelopes, post-it notes, scrap paper, colored paper, ledger paper, computer paper, tab dividers, NCR paper (no carbon paper, tissue paper or Tyvek). Free paper shredding is available by appointment. Please call 610-865-7082 for more information and to schedule an appointment.

Newspapers – tied in manageable bundles or in brown paper grocery bags

Plastics #1 thru #7 (no plastic bags*)

Scrap metals


Textiles – clothing, paired shoes, belts, handbags, curtains, blankets, fabric (no carpets or pillows)

*Please recycle your plastic bags and film at any Giant, Lowes, Target, Wegmans, Weis, or Wal-Mart stores in our area.
Acceptable plastic bags include the following types:
Retail, newspaper, drycleaning, bread, produce and other plastic bags labeled #2 & #4.
Zip close food storage bags – must be clean and dry
Furniture/electronics wrap
Plastic cereal box liners
Plastic shipping envelopes including Tyvek, bubble wrap, and air pillows – please remove any labels and deflate
Product wrap – used on bathroom tissue, water bottles, paper towels
Any film packaging or bag that has the How2Recycle Label
Not Accepted:
Degradable/compostable film or bags
Pre-washed salad bags
Frozed food bags