August Electronics Collection A Success

Written by I.R.C.. Posted in Special Events and Collections


The electronics, batteries, boxes, bags, and books collection at Tyrone Area School District was a success with over 200 households participating.  Stay tuned for more details about upcoming collecitons and volunteer opportunities.



 This includes Computers, their accessories, TV's, VCR's, microwaves, curling irons, printers, fax machines, laptops.  If you have a question about whether we collect your item or not, please call the IRC at 814-942-7472 or 814-941-6675 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Freon containing appliances such as refrigerators, freezers, AC units, and dehumidifiers will be accepted for a fee.  Larger items will be $10.00 and smaller items will be $5.00.  The Centre County Recycling and Refuse Authority will be on site to process the Freon.


Lead-acid batteries, Lithium -Ion, and all other rechargeable batteries.

All types of Boxes

 Cereal boxes, shoe boxes, cracker boxes and other similar food packaging, cardboard boxes, poster boards, gift wrap rolls, toilet paper and paper towel rolls.

 All types of Books

 Paper back books, magazines, Reader's Digest, Hard back books, encyclopedias, dictionaries, and college text books.

 Plastic Bags and Film

Grocery bags, bubble wrap, shrink wrap, and other similar materials will be accepted.


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