Planning the Future...Preserving the Past

Sustainability
Phone: (609) 652-3700 ext 209
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Coordinator: Melanie Lynch

Recycling Information Brochure (PDF)

SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING!

Put all CANS, BOTTLES, PLASTICS, CARDBOARD & PAPER TOGETHER!

 

CANS & BOTTLES:
Includes: glass bottles, jars (all colors), steel, aluminum, aerosol and empty, dry paint cans. Remove lids; leave the labels on. Place together in container with acceptable plastics.

DO NOT INCLUDE: window glass, light bulbs, mirror glass, drinking glasses or ceramics. Place in with regular trash.

 

PLASTIC:
Includes: soda bottles, milk/water jugs, and laundry/dishwashing detergent bottles.

DO NOT INCLUDE: Plastic toys*, large flower pots & pails* * Place in with RIGID PLASTICS.

Also: No Styrofoam, vinyl siding, razors or lighters. Place in with regular trash.

 

PAPER:
Includes: newspapers, magazines, catalogs, phone books, junk mail, office paper, brown paper bags; corrugated (brown) cardboard, food boxes, (examples: pasta & cereal), gift boxes, paper egg cartons, hardback books (no covers), pizza boxes (no food residue), milk, juice and wine cartons.

DO NOT INCLUDE: Foil wrapping paper, blueprints, paper plates, paper towels or tissues. Place in with regular trash.

RECHARGEABLE HOUSEHOLD BATTERIES - DROP OFF ONLY!!

Includes: Nickel Cadmium (NI-CD), Nickel Metal Hydride, Mercury Oxide, Lithium Ion (Li-ion), and small sealed lead (PB) batteries. These can be found in cordless power tools, cellular & cordless phones, lap top computers and camcorders. Place in a clear plastic bag and bring to either recycling drop off area.

 

RIGID PLASTICS:

Includes: Laundry baskets, buckets, trash cans, plastic toys, “kiddie” pools, pet carriers, VHS tapes, CDs & DVDs/cases, clear molded blister packaging, flower pots/trays, lawn furniture, plastic auto bumpers.

DO NOT INCLUDE: PVC pipe, vinyl siding, plastic bags, water hoses.

WE DO NOT ACCEPT CAR BATTERIES. Take to your nearest auto recycling center.

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DROP OFF LOCATIONS:
GALLOWAY ROAD CONVENIENCE CENTER
HOURS: Monday-Saturday 8 AM-2:30 PM
ITEMS ACCEPTED: Glass, cans, paper, corrugated cardboard, rechargeable household batteries,
plastic, bulk metal & RIGID PLASTIC. ELECTRONICS accepted on the 1st Saturday of each
month.
CARTON AVENUE RECYCLING CENTER
HOURS: Open daily, 7 AM – 5 PM
ITEMS ACCEPTED: Glass, cans, paper, corrugated cardboard, household batteries, plastic bottles
& jars, rechargeable household batteries