***Recycling will be picked up every other Tuesday**** (see below for schedule delays)
What can I recycle at the curb?
Acceptable Items: Newspaper, cardboard, magazines, paperback books, phone books, computer paper, office and school paper, gray color cardboard (cereal boxes).
Glass bottles, glass food containers, aluminum cans, steel cans, plastic bottles #1 or #2, 5. empty aerosol cans – All of these items should be rinsed clean and then placed in your recycling bucket. For Plastic milk, water & soda bottles, throw away lids & caps.
Items that are Not Acceptable: Plastic Bags, Pizza boxes, hardback books, large amounts of shredded paper, soiled paper/cardboard, food contaminated cardboard/paper, foil or plastic coated paper/cardboard, clay or plastic flower pots, crystal, aluminum foil, plastic bags, plastic items that are not a bottle, plastic bottles #3, #4,#6, and #7, ceramic mugs or plates, drinking glasses, ovenware, light bulbs, mirrors, window glass, motor oil or pesticide containers.
Recyclables should be out at the curb by 6 am!
More questions about what you can recycle? (click here)
The Township holds a hazardous material drop-off on the first Saturday of every month (unless a holiday weekend). Drop-off is at the Recycling Center on Midlantic drive. Hours of operation for the drop-off are 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. Residents are required to show proof of residency at the drop-off. Allowable items: Paint(latex and oil based), solvents, driveway sealers, aerosols, antifreeze, oil, batteries, fluorescent tubes and ballasts, pesticides, pool chemicals and gasoline (which should be brought in a clearly marked container).
What can I recycle at the drop off center?
Acceptable Items: Paper, cardboard, food and beverage cans, glass bottles and jars, plastic bottles, household and automotive batteries, uncontaminated used motor oil, computers, televisions, and other electronics. The recycling center is open 24 hours a day, every day. The center is monitored by surveillance camera.
What is my recycling day?
Every other Tuesday.
Where is the Mount Laurel Recycling Drop-Off Center?
The Mount Laurel Recycling Drop-Off Center is located behind town hall and adjacent to the Public Works Building. To make room for the new meeting facility center, the recycling center has moved to the back of the property. The entrance is located on MIDLANTIC DRIVE.
Who can I contact if I have more questions about recycling?
If you have questions about curbside pickup contact the County Recycling Office at (609) 267-6889.
If you have questions about the recycling drop off center, recycling pick up, or obtaining a recycling bucket, please call (856) 234-0001 ext 3001.