Grand Central Landfill

The Grand Central Landfill (GCSL) is a municipal solid waste landfill located in Plainfield Township, Northampton County Pennsylvania. The facility is conveniently located between the Lehigh Valley and the Pocono Mountains. Grand Central provides safe disposal services for communities, businesses and industries. The facility has provided environmentally responsible solid waste management to the region since the late 1980's. Grand Central is one of 300 disposal facilities owned by Waste Management that employs the latest advances in landfill technology. Grand Central is engineered with environmental protection systems that meet or exceed rigorous government regulations and are subject to stringent monitoring and reporting requirements. These systems include engineered liners and capping, leachate collection and treatment systems and the landfill's gas collection system.

The Grand Central Landfill team is dedicated to wildlife habitat preservation and provides over 200 acres of grassland habitat for a variety of wildlife, including birds on the Audubon Society's decline list. The team has maintained the landfill's Wildlife Habitat Council Certification since 2007.

PA DEP Solid Waste Management Permit #100265

The facility is permited to accept municipal solid waste, construction/demolition waste, residual waste and special handling municipal waste. Grand Central Landfill does not accept hazardous waste or liquid waste.

Contact Information

Grand Central Landfill
910 W Pennsylvania Ave
Pen Argyl, PA 18072

Customer Service
Phone: 1-800-621-2100

Landfill Hours:

  • Monday - Friday: 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Saturday: 7:00 am - 9:00 am
  • Sunday: Closed


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