The latest news from Vogel Disposal Service. Look here for announcements, special information and notifications.

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ACT Feature: "A Unique Approach to Renewable Fuel Market Development"

10/5/2018

In a recent ACT News executive interview, Ed Vogel of Vogel Holding and Seneca Landfill discusses his unique approach to renewable fuel market development, highlighting how Vogel became the first company in Pennsylvania to refine landfill gas into RNG for vehicle fuel. "Ed Vogel Sr. started the company’s first municipal waste landfill in 1965, the Seneca Landfill in Butler County. More than a...

Be Septic Smart!

10/2/2018

Vogel Disposal Service is dedicated to improving our communities and protecting our environment. We have experts on staff to ensure that we're keeping the water and air around us clean, pure and healthy.Part of our mission is to raise awareness about how you can play a part, too. Household pollution is one of the leading contributors of environmental problems, including groundwater contamination....

Can You Put Medical Syringes in the Trash?

9/4/2018

Medical syringes and lancets are medical wastes known as "sharps." Sharps can be very dangerous to those who are handling residential waste. With our drivers' safety in mind, here are the rules for placing insulin syringes in the trash. Syringes used at home can be recapped and placed into a heavy-duty plastic container with the lid taped on and placed into the trash. Examples...

TC Recycling's State of the Art Equipment

8/29/2018

Ever wonder what you shouldn't recycle? Or why you can now put all of your recyclables into one container?TC Recycling's video answers these questions (and more) in their new video!In 2017, our sister company TC Recycling invested several million dollars into state-of-the-art sorting and processing equipment. This new equipment is able to process 600 tons of recyclable materials per week, greatly...

Be Stormwater Smart

7/24/2018

Stormwater runoff pollution is a widespread challenge for communities across Pennsylvania. Over the past 100 years, roads, parking lots, sidewalks, and roofs have become a major part of our communities. As a result, rain that should naturally soak into the ground instead goes into storm drains and, from there, directly into rivers and streams. This stormwater carries significant pollution,...

Seneca Opens CNG Facility Fueled by Landfill Gas

6/4/2018

Seneca Landfill, Inc. recently opened a fast-fill compressed natural gas (CNG) facility, under the name of Lego-V. Seneca is a division of Vogel Holding, Inc. Vogel is the first company in Pennsylvania to capture the landfill gas that they generate, refine it into natural gas, and then compress it into CNG fuel. That CNG fuel is used by the same vehicles that collect the waste that is...

Closed for Memorial Day

5/23/2018

We will be closed on Memorial Day, May 28. Your weekly collections will be one day later this week.

Jackson Township Cleanup June 2018

5/14/2018

Dates for the annual Clean Up days for Jackson Township have been announced.Jackson Township residents have received a coupon in their Spring 2018 Township Newsletter. Please bring your coupon, along with up to one truckload of unwanted items, to Seneca Landfill. For more information, visit http://www.jackson-township.com.Monday-Friday June 18-22 from 8am -2pmSaturday June 23 from...

Lancaster Township Community Clean Up 2018

5/8/2018

Dates for the annual Clean Up days Lancaster Township have been announced. Seneca Landfill has again agreed to partner with Lancaster Township to host its residents the week of June 4, 2018 to dispose of unwanted items. Residents have received a newsletter with a coupon for this event. Bring your coupon, along with up to one truckload of unwanted items, to Seneca Landfill. Monday - Friday...

Hard to Recycle Collection Events 2018 Start May 12

5/8/2018

Hard To Recycle Collections 2018Dates, Times and Locations:-- May 12: Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills, Frazer Township, Allegheny County-- June 16: Bethel Park High School, Allegheny County-- June 30: Quaker Valley High School, Leetsdale, Allegheny County-- August 25: Century III Mall, West Mifflin, Allegheny County-- October 6: Settlers Cabin Park, Allegheny County Accepted Items: computer towers...

Household Chemical Cleanup Events Start May 5

5/2/2018

Household Chemical Collection Events Dates, Times and Locations: -- May 5: from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at North Park Swimming Pool parking lot -- May 19: Concurrent Technologies Corporation ETF Facility, Johnstown, Cambria County -- June 23: Fairgrounds, Fayette County -- July 21: Wild Things Park, Washington County -- August 18: Boyce Park, Allegheny County -- September 22:...

DEA Drug Take-Back Days is April 28

4/25/2018

Drug Take-Back Day Events Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018 Time: 10 AM - 2 PM Acceptable Items: Unwanted and expired medications, both prescription (non-controlled, controlled substances) and over-the-counter, in tablet, capsule, ointment, inhaler, powder, cream, or patch form. No sharps or needles of any kind, or liquids will be accepted. Cost to participate: Free of...

Reuse Fest is April 21

4/17/2018

Reuse Fest Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018 Time: 10 AM - 2 PM Location: Children's Hospital Employee Parking Lot (55th and Harrison Streets, Lawrenceville, Pittsburgh) Details: Donate your gently-used materials to be recused by local non-profits such as Humane Animal Rescue, Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse, Free Ride Pittsburgh, Off the Floor Pgh, Free Store Wilkinsburg,...

Reuse Fest, Hard-To-Recycle Events, Household Chemical Collection and More!

3/13/2018

The PA Resources Council has released its 2018 schedule of events for Drug Take-Back, Hard-To-Recycle Collections, Household Chemical Collections, and Reuse Fest. Reuse Fest Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018 Time: 10 AM - 2 PM Location: Children's Hospital Employee Parking Lot (55th and Harrison Streets, Lawrenceville, Pittsburgh) Details: Donate your gently-used materials...

Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Collection Events

3/1/2018

Residents of Butler County - looking for a safe, legal way to get rid of household hazardous waste or electronics? Butler County will hold Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Waste Collection events on March 18 and April 22 (Earth Day) at 129 Ash Stop Road in Evans City, Butler County. Drop-off times are made only by appointment, by calling ECSR at 1-866-815-0016. You must call to schedule...