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Recycling

Recycling Supervisor

Kevin Mackey

kmackey@bolp.org

973-694-6100  ext #2043

   
 

DPW Garage & Recycling Yard

370 George Cobb Lane

Lincoln Park, NJ  07035

2014 Recycling Calendar

2013 Household Hazardous Waste & Computer/TV Drop-Off Events  -  CALENDAR
  Recycling Center Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 3:15 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Bulk Compactor Hours:
Friday 7:00 am - 3:15 pm 
Saturday 8:00 am - 4:15 pm
     -Proof of residency is required.
     -Limit 2 loads per day.
     -No Commercial Vehicles.
 
   

 

Dual Stream Recycling Curbside Pick-Up

ROUTE #1

MONDAY

ROUTE #2

TUESDAY

ROUTE #3

WEDNESDAY

 

 

\How Should I Sort My Recyclables?
YELLOW
MIXED PAPER
BLUE
ALUMINUM, & GLASS FOOD & BEVERAGE CONTAINERS, PLASTICS & FERROUS CANS
Newspaper
Magazines
Junk Mail
Telephone Books
Paperback books
Hardcover books
Corrugated cardboard
Chipboard
Office paper
Brown paper bags
Wrapping paper
Cereal boxes
Milk cartons

PET - 2 liter soft drink bottles, cooking oil, peanut butter jars

HDPE - detergent bottles, milk jugs

PVC - Plastic pipes, outdoors furniture, shrink wrap, water bottles, salad dressing, liquid detergent containers

LDPE - Dry cleaning bags, produce bags, food storage containers

PP - Bottle caps, drinking straws, yogurt containers

PS - Packing peanuts, cups, plastic tableware, meat trays, takeout food clamshell containers

Other - Plastic found on certain types of food containers, Tupperware and nalgene bottles

 

 

NEED EXTRA RECYCLING CANS?

You can purchase additional cans in the Clerk's Office Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm.

 

COST:       Yellow can $15.80              Blue can $13.30 each               

   

 

 

FAQ'S

What Route Am I?
Route 1 garbage pick-up on Mon and Thursday
Route 2 garbage pick-up is on Tuesday and Friday
Route 2 all condominium associations
Route 3 garbage is picked up on Wednesday and Saturday
  NO GARBAGE PICK-UP ON THE FOLLOWING HOLIDAYS:
NEW YEAR'S DAY, MEMORIAL DAY, 4TH OF JULY, LABOR DAY, THANKSGIVING & CHRISTMAS

 

What Is My Curbside Recycling Schedule?
Route 1 Monday morning
Route 2 Tuesday morning
Route 3 Wednesday morning
  NO CURBSIDE PICK-UP ON THE FOLLOWING HOLIDAYS:
NEW YEAR'S DAY, MEMORIAL DAY, 4TH OF JULY, LABOR DAY, THANKSGIVING & CHRISTMAS
 

1. CAN I CONTINUE TO USE THE RECYCLING CENTER?
Yes you can, the centers hours are listed on this website. You will however have to separate your recyclabl
es.


2. I RECENTLY DID MAJOR RENOVATION TO MY HOME CAN I BRING THOSE MATERIALS TO THE CENTER?
No you have the option of taking those items to a fee based resource such as the transfer station operated by the Morris MUA or renting a dumpster. Construction material will not be allowed at the center.

3. I LIVE IN AN ASSOCIATION DO I STILL RECEIVE THIS SERVICE?
It depends if your association has chosen to operate in the same manner or has provided a different service for your recycling.

4. WHAT ABOUT BRUSH PICKUP?
Brush pickup has been contracted out to an outside vendor. Please pay attention to the specific pickup dates, brush put out on non pickup dates is unsightly and will result in a violation of Borough ordinance.

 

 

 

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