Although Richland Township’s recycling program is limited to certain items, just about everything else may be recycled! Proper disposal of these items will keep them out of our landfills.

The Cambria County Commissioners have an office for Solid Waste Management known as the Cambria County Solid Waste Authority. Please contact them at (814) 472-2109 (Ebensburg) or visit their website at

Listed Below Are Some of The Items that Are Currently Being Recycled:

  • Appliances
  • Automotive (whole; batteries)
  • Gasoline
  • Motor Oil
  • Other Fluids
  • Tires

Batteries (Li, NiCad and Rechargeables, Powertool Batteries)

  • Alkaline must be thrown in the trash.

Grocery Bags

  • Return To Store For Recycling


  • Household Cleaners
  • Industrial Chemicals
  • Latex Paint
  • Oil-based Paint
  • Pesticides
  • Varnish, Thinners, Etc.

Compressed Gas

  • Larger Propane Tanks
  • Smaller Propane Tanks


  • Junk Mail
  • Phone Books

Richland Township

Cambria County • Johnstown, Pennsylvania

Richland Township Municipal Office
322 Schoolhouse Road, Suite 110
Johnstown Pennsylvania 15904-2924

Phone: 814-266-2922
Fax: 814-266-2024

Hours: Monday - Friday 8 AM - 4 PM

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