The Township holds free “paper shredding and electronics recycling events” for residents 3 times each year, early spring, late spring, and fall. Check back for the dates of the next free paper and electronics recycling events for residents, which are held at the Senior/Community Center.
We do not accept household hazardous waste including CFL lightbulbs, car batteries, or mercury-containing products. Acceptable items include:
Computers and components
Small household appliances (toasters, vacuums, blenders, coffee makers)
Other Recycling Sites
All Essex County residents can also bring their electronics to be recycled for free to: Advanced Recovery, Inc. 50 Grafton Avenue Newark, NJ 07104 Phone: 973-485-9100
New Jersey E-Cycle
For more information on New Jersey’s E-Cycle program, including a list of e-waste recycling locations statewide, a connection to all 21 county recycling web sites, and information for consumers on “front door’’ pickup service to deal with extra heavy televisions or for people with special needs, visit New Jersey E-Cycles website.
We invite all residents to attend the free Paper Shredding events to bring any of their papers that need to be shredded. There is a 5 box maximum and residential materials are only accepted - no business or home-based business materials are accepted. The following items will not be accepted: