The Kennett Township Recycling Center is located at the Township Maintenance Garage, 557 Bayard Road, between Rosedale and Hillendale Roads.


The recycling and yard waste center is open dawn to dusk Monday through Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to dusk.

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Program

What Can Be Recycled?

The Recycling Center on Bayard Road now takes plastic containers No's 1, 2, 4, 5 and 7. All recycling is now commingled or "Single Stream," which means that all recycling, with the exception of shredded paper, can be collected in a single collection box. Aluminum, Metal Food Containers, Glass, Plastic Bottles, and Paper Products can be recycled at the Kennett Township Recycling Center. View the Southeastern Chester County Refuse Authority website for single stream recycling items.

Please note most plastic cups and caps off of water bottles and Styrofoam can not be recycled.

Yard waste can be deposited into the yard waste area at the Township Garage, please follow signs, no contractors.

Special Items

Yard Waste, Major Appliances, Tires, and Used Motor Oil, etc. can be recycled at:
Find out about 2016 Chester County Household Hazardous Waste (PDF) special events!

Materials Available for Residents

The Township often has wood chips, stone dust and millings available for delivery to residents. If you are interested please contact the maintenance garage at 610-444-5130.
  1. Roger Lysle

    Phone: 610-444-5130

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Mercury Light-bulb Recycling Information:


Now Available at the Kennett Township Recycling Center:  Scrap Metal Recycling!

Yes!  You can now recycle old refrigerators, washers, dryers, hot water heaters, outdoor grills!  Just put them in the scrap metal bin!

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