* DO NOT tie up newspapers and cardboard - just throw directly in the container; please flatten cardboard.
* DO NOT put recyclables in plastic bags or trash bags.
* Empty and lightly rinse all containers.
Glass bottles and jarsCorrugated cardboard(flat)Water bottles
Tin and Aluminum cansPaperboard boxes(cereal)Soda bottles
Aerosol cans (EMPTY only)Newspapers, insertsYogurt cups
Metal jar lidsMagazines,catalogsDetergent bottles MailWeed killer Office Paper(flat,shredded)Plastic lawn chairs Photo,wrapping or tissuePlastic drinking cups paperLaundry baskets
DO NOT Recycle
Plastic bags(any kind)FoodWaxed paper
Waxed cardboardLight bulbsMirrors
Paint cans(empty or full)Appliances Wire Hangars or wire(of any kind)
These items are accepted at the Township Recycling Centers but are subject to the following fees: Tires (per tire) $5.001/4 of a truck load of construction debris $25.00
Single door $5.001/2 of a truck load of construction debris $50.00
Single Window $5.00Full truck load of construction debris $100.00
Can of mixed Building Materials $5.00Refrigeration units $15.00
There will be no pickup of household garbage/recyclables on the following holidays:
New Years Day
Martin Luther King's Birthday
The day after Thanksgiving
Trash/Recycling Holiday Schedule
Monday Holidays - Collection schedules will be the following day. For example - Monday trash/recycling will be picked up on Tuesday, normal Tuesday trash/recycling will be picked up on Wednesday, normal Wednesday trash/recycling will be picked up on Thursday. All Bulk will be collected Friday.
Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday Holidays - The collection days before the holiday will not be affected. All collection routes that were to be picked up on the holiday or the days after the holiday will be pushed back by one day. Bulk will be collected on the normal schedule. Thursday holiday bulk will be collected on the Friday after the holiday.
Friday Holidays - Household trash and recycling schedules will not be affected. All Friday bulk will be collected on the Thursday before the holiday.
Thanksgiving Week - Trash Schedules will not be affected. Recycling normally collected on Thursday will be collected on the WEDNESDAY BEFORE Thanksgiving. Bulk pickup scheduled for this week will be collected AFTER the holiday - bulk pickup will take place the THURSDAY AFTER Thanksgiving Week.
As of January 1, 2011, state law prohibits electronic equipment from being left at the curb. All electronics must be delivered to either of our recycling centers on Tilton's Corner Road or Monmouth Boulevard.