Northumberland County Curbside Glass Collection Pilot

Projects Description

This project involves testing the cost and effectiveness of source separating Blue Box glass at the curb to eliminate the negative impacts on MRF processing and to evaluate the implications on collection costs and marketing revenue. The CIF contributed up to $44,265 or 50% of costs.

Documents Final Report: Segregated Curbside Glass Collection Pilot
Blog Post September 27, 2019: Methodology in Northumberland County’s Segregated Glass Collection Pilot
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Categories Best Practices | Material Separation |



More Information
Project # 1038
Proponent Northumberland, County of
CIF Funding $44,265
Date Approved July 27, 2017
Date Completed September 18, 2019