Acceptable & Unacceptable Items

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Acceptable Items

  • This pick up is confined to bulky items, such as refrigerators, stoves, furniture, household items, playground equipment, mattresses, box springs and other similar items.
  • Items for pickup can not exceed 6 feet in length.
    Wood must be bundled and no more than 3 feet in length.
  • Refrigerator doors must be removed prior to pickup.
  • Carpet must be rolled, tied and no more than 4 feet in length.
  • All wheels, gas and oil must be removed from lawn mowers before pick up.

Non -Acceptable Items

  • Televisions and Computers (all components) - per the Covered Device Recycling Act, Act 1089 of 2010 from PA DEP. Televisions and Computers must be recycled. This is a state law. Please contact your State. Representatives for more information on disposal.
  • Lawn debris will not be accepted as part of open truck collections. Lawn debris is collected as part of regular trash collections (see for guidelines for preparation of brush, trimmings and grass clippings)
  • As of January 1, 2013 Televisions and Computer monitors will not be accepted on open truck refuse. Residents will need to dispose of these items through an electronics recycling event

Other Notes

  • The Open Truck Pickup Program is open only to Radnor Township residents, not commercial businesses.
  • If the information provided on your scheduling request is inaccurate, Radnor Township reserves the right to refuse pickup. Only items entered on your request will be picked up.
  • Items may not be brought to the curb prior to 7 p.m. the day before your scheduled pickup date.
  • Items must be brought out to the curb by 7 a.m. on your scheduled pickup date.
  • Fees will not be refunded if your materials are not out in time (7 a.m. on your pickup date) or if we do not receive notice that the materials do not need to be collected before we arrive.
  • All cancellations/refunds are subject a $10 processing fee. All refunds, including credit card payments, will be refunded through a check issued by the Radnor Township Finance Department.