The York County Solid Waste Authority’s Environmental Educators offer FREE waste and recycling related presentations to school, civic, church and various other organizations throughout York County. Educators will travel to your organization’s meeting place to discuss various topics including; how waste is turned into energy in York County, hands-on activities that showcase recycling in our area, instruction on how to compost with red wiggler worms and how a landfill operates. Please call (717) 845-1066 two weeks in advance to schedule a program. When calling to schedule a program, inquire about other waste-related topics that are available for presentations or visit www.ycswa.com and click on “Education Connection”, then click on “Presentations” on the menu column on the right. Evening times are available Monday through Thursday.
The Authority facilitates responsible solid waste management through an integrated strategy that emphasizes waste reduction, education, recycling and resource recovery. The Authority is the owner of the York County Resource Recovery Center in Manchester Township; and owns and operates a Yard Waste Transfer Facility, a Recyclable Materials Drop-off Center and an Education Center.