Murrysville is a mandated recycling community under Pennsylvania State Act 101. Residents, businesses, schools, and non-profit organizations are required to recycle. Below are the items that should be recycled on the residential automated recycling program.

To obtain Trash Tag Stickers, contact Verdale Price at 724-327-2100 ext. 104.


To view you recycling schedule please visit Republic Services, all you need to do is provide your address.

New Residents

To set-up your trash and recycling account, please call Republic Services at 877-788-9400 (toll free).

Missed Pick-Ups or Other Recycling Concerns

Please call Republic Services first at 877-788-9400, so that they can address your concern immediately.

Order a Wheeled Cart for Curbside Recycling

Please call Republic Services at 877-788-9400 (toll free).

Recycling Poster
  1. Accepted Material
  2. Unacceptable Material

Acceptable Items

No need to sort.

  • Aluminum Cans (please rinse out cans) 
  • Cartons with Gable Tops (Most are opened by pushing open the gables at the top, such as a small container of creamer or milk.) 
  • Chipboard (pasta and cereal boxes, tissue boxes, paper towel rolls, etc.) 
  • Clean pizza box tops 
  • Corrugated Cardboard (boxes must be flattened/cut to fit inside cart - not wedged)
  • Hardcover books (hardcover must be removed) 
  • Juice/soy boxes
  • Junk mail 
  • Magazines/catalogs
  • Milk boxes (aseptic containers)  
  • Milk or Juice 
  • Newspapers and Newspaper inserts 
  • Office Paper
  • Paperback books 
  • Phone books
  • Plastic Numbers 1 and 2 (check the number inside the triangle, located on the bottom of the plastic item – Styrofoam/packing material is not recyclable) 
  • Shredded Paper
  • Steel and bi-metal cans (please rinse out cans) 
  • Wrapping Paper (without foil backing)