When shopping, bring your own shopping bag.  Refuse additional plastic bags from stores.

Avoid buying disposables such as flashlights, cameras and pens.

Use gift bags they are always reused!












Office of Environmental Sustainability
Reduce – Reuse – Recycle


2018 Christmas Tree Recycling Schedule
Lackawanna County residents can take Christmas trees to the Lackawanna Recycling Center @ 3400 Boulevard Avenue in Scranton 18512 during regular business hours.  The center is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 3:15 p.m.  There is no charge during the month of January.   Trees must be free of all decorations and without bags.


Municipal Schedules for Pickup of Trees
Archbald As needed.  Place at curb in January.
Blakely Borough
Place at curb in January
Clarks Green January 12th
Dalton Weekly until January 29th
Dickson City Every Monday in January
Dunmore As needed.  Place at curb in January.
Glenburn As needed.  Place at curb in January.
Jermyn Mondays and Wednesdays in January
Mayfield Weekly until January 31st
Moosic            Every Thursday and Friday in January
Moscow Drop off at Borough Bldg during January
Olyphant January 8th, 22nd, and 29th
Roaring Brook Mondays:  January 8, 15th and 22nd
Scranton January 8th through end of month
S. Abington Saturday January 20th
Taylor Mondays and Fridays in January
Throop Mondays:  January 8 and 15