The County Recycling Office is launching a free recycling App for all residents called RecycleCoach and it is available now for download on your smartphone from iTunes or Google Play.
Once downloaded, be sure to type and submit your town name first. Then you will be able to enter your street address to start testing out the great features listed below!
With RecycleCoach you can:
Set personal recycling reminders, so you don’t miss your collection day.
View your recycling schedule, which automatically adjusts for holiday changes.
Check out whether an item can be recycled, using the “what goes where” feature.
Get tips on how to recycle.
Receive alerts if we have to change collections due to bad weather.
Receive notifications about future events.
Report problems including missed collections and damaged recycling carts.
We would like your feedback to uncover any kinks or issues in the program as well as your personal review of the App. Please send your comments to firstname.lastname@example.org or call – 609-499-1001 ext. 266. More information can be found by clicking here.
Effective 1/1/2011,Televisions must be recycled and not collected with solid waste. You may drop off your electronics at the Public Works yard. The Township will no longer accept small electronics such as DVD players, CD players, fax machines, stereos, and radios. These items may be put out with regular solid waste pick up.
Burlington County Resource Recovery Complex
2200 Columbus Rd., Mansfield, NJ 08022
This facility will accept the following:
Car batteries, propane tanks, paint, flammables, toxics, pesticides, corrosives, lead-acid batteries, household batteries, oil, antifreeze, building supplies, lawnmowers, and building materials. This facility can accept all types of hazardous waste. The only waste they cannot accept are radioactives, (i.e., smoke detectors) cylinders, explosives, and medical waste. Click here for hours of operation and other additional information. There is a fee for disposal
The Resource Recovery Complex will accept asbestos waste from residents of Burlington County. The asbestos must have been generated from a residence. No asbestos generated at a commercial location can be accepted. For details call 609.499.5200.
Asbestos Disposal Cost
Non-Friable Asbestos $5.00 (50 lbs)
Friable Asbestos $6.07 (50 lbs)
Information regarding battery disposal and recycling can be found here
The Refrigerator/Freezer Recycling Program promotes responsible recycling of refrigerators and freezers and offers a $50 incentive. More information is available here
Recycling Items can be dropped off 24 hours a day. Cardboard, paper, magazines, paperback books, plastics, glass, and aluminum may be placed in appropriate containers at no charge. Receptacles are located behind the Municipal Building in front of the Public Works gate.