PERC

Penobscot Energy Recovery Company (PERC)

The trash related material collected by Pine Tree Waste weekly is delivered to PERC and incinerated. Pine Tree will only collect items that will burn and are not considered hazardous or recyclable. The volume of residential trash disposed of at PERC since the start of zero sort recycle and PAYT has decreased by 50% . The City budgeted $136,498 in the residential PERC tipping fee for FY13.