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Solid Waste Management Events

Brick Township Upcycle Expo - 04/18/18 : On Wednesday, April 18th, Brick Township's Department of Public Works hosted an Upcycle Expo at Ocean Medical Center. (Event pictures and more information)
Master Composter Volunteer Training Program - 2017 : Ocean County completed its Fall 2017 Master Composter Training Classes. (Event pictures and more information)
Summer 2017 Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program - 8/27/17 : On Sunday, August 27th, Ocean County sponsored a Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program event at the Lakewood DPW in Lakewood Township. (Event pictures and more information)
Summer 2017 Residential Document Shredding Program - 08/25/17 : On Friday, August 25th, Ocean County sponsored a Residential Document Shredding Program event at Riverwood Park in Toms River Township. (Event pictures and more information)
L'Oreal Volunteer Day At The Backyard Composting Demo Site - 06/16/17 : On Friday, June 16th, volunteers from L'Oreal Corporation teamed up with Master Composters to help out at our Backyard Composting Demonstration Site. (Event pictures and more information)
Yard, Garden, and Native Plant Fair at Jake's Branch - 05/20/17 : On Saturday, May 20th, Jake's Branch County Park hosted the 5th Annual Yard, Garden, and Native Plant Fair. (Event pictures and more information)
Spring "How To Compost" Course - 04/29/17 : On Saturday, April 29th, Ocean County held their Spring 2017 "How To Compost" workshop. (Event pictures and more information)
ACR Welcomes Towns For Tour - 04/29/17 : On Saturday April 29th, Atlantic Coast Recycling Welcomed Town Officials To Tour Our Recycling Facility. (Event pictures and more information)
Point Pleasant's Earth Day Celebration - 04/22/17 : On Saturday, April 22nd, the Point Pleasant Environmental Commission sponsored an Earth Day Celebration. (Event pictures and more information)
Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program - 04/01/17 : On Saturday, April 1st, Ocean County sponsored a Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program Event in StaffordTownship. (Event pictures and more information)
America Recycles Day - 11/16/16 : On Wednesday, November 16th, "America Recycles Day" was celebrated at the OC Mall's County Connection. (Event pictures and more information)
The Association of NJ Recyclers 36th Annual Recycling Symposium - 10/19/16 : On Wednesday, October 19th, ANJR held its 36th annual Recycling Symposium & Awards Luncheon. (Event pictures and more information)
Ocean County Decoy & Gunning Show - 09/24/16-09/25/16 : Employees from the Department of Solid Waste Management were on hand for the 2016 Ocean County Decoy & Gunning Show. (Event pictures and more information)
Ocean County Fair - 07/14/16-07/17/16 : Employees from the Department of Solid Waste Management were joined by Master Composters at the 2016 Ocean County Fair. (Event pictures and more information)
China Resource Recycling Association Visit - 06/21/16 : On Tuesday, June 21st, the China Resource Recycling Association visited the Ocean County Northern Recycling Center in Lakewood Township. (Event pictures and more information)
Residential Document Shredding Program - 06/04/16 : On Saturday, June 4th, Ocean County sponsored a Residential Document Shredding Program event in Ocean Township. (Event pictures and more information)
Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program - 05/14/16 : On Saturday, May 14th, Ocean County sponsored a Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program Event in Manchester Township. (Event pictures and more information)
Earth Day Celebration - 04/24/16 : On Sunday, April 24th, the Point Pleasant Environmental Commission sponsored an Earth Day Celebration. (Event pictures and more information)
19th Annual Barnegat Bay Environmental Educator's Roundtable - 04/20/16 : On Wednesday, April 20th, the Lighthouse Center for Natural Resource Education in Waretown held the Environmental Educator's Roundtable. (Event pictures and more information)
Spring "How To Compost" Course - 04/16/16 : On Saturday, April 16th, Ocean County held their Spring 2016 "How To Compost" workshop. (Event pictures and more information)
Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program - 10/24/15 : Ocean County Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program. (Event pictures and more information)
Residential Document Shredding Program - 10/23/15 : Ocean County Residential Document Shredding Program. (Event pictures and more information)
Master Composter Volunteer Training Program - 2015 : Ocean County completed its Fall 2015 Master Composter Training Classes. (Event pictures and more information)
The Association of NJ Recyclers 35th Annual Recycling Symposium - 10/14/15 : On Wednesday, October 14th, ANJR held its 35th annual Recycling Symposium & Awards Luncheon. (Event pictures and more information)
2014-2015 Recycle Rally Collection Contest - June 2015 : Berkeley Township's H&M Potter Elemetary School Received the Grand Prize in PepsiCo's 2014-2015 Recycle Rally Collection Contest. (Event pictures and more information)
The Association of NJ Recyclers 34th Annual Recycling Symposium - 10/15/14 : On Wednesday, October 15th, ANJR held its 34th annual Recycling Symposium & Awards Luncheon. (Event pictures and more information)
George Mitchell Recycling Field Day - June 2014 : Students enjoyed learning all about the benefits of recycling and protecting our environment. (Event pictures and more information)
Master Composter Volunteer Training Program - 2014 : Master Composter Volunteer Training Program - October 2014 (Event pictures and more information)
Master Composter Volunteer Training Program - 2013 : Ocean County Master Composter volunteers completed their Fall 2013 training classes at the Ocean County Recycling Education Center at the County's Northern Recycling Center in Lakewood Township. (Event pictures and more information)
Spring "How To Compost" Course - 04/27/13 : On Saturday, April 27, 2013 a group of 20 Ocean County residents enjoyed learning the basics of backyard home composting at a free "How To Compost" class. (Event pictures and more information)
Master Composter Training Program - 2012 : Ocean County completed its Spring 2012 Master Composter Training Classes. (Event pictures and more information)
Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program - 5/18/2012 : On Friday, May 18th, Ocean County sponsored a Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program Event in Brick Township. (Event pictures and more information)
Long Beach Island School District Unveils Rocket Composter - October 2012 : Long Beach Island School District Unveils Rocket Composter (Event pictures and more information)
Ocean County visits CarpetCycle - May 2012 : Members from Ocean County's Department of Solid Waste Management along with some municipal recycling coordinators take a trip to CarpetCycle. (Event pictures and more information)
Master Composter Training Program – 2011 : The County completed it's Spring 2011 "How To Compost" Class. (Event pictures and more information)
2011 Recycling Revenue - August 2011 : Municipalities in Ocean County get rewarded for their recycling efforts. (Event pictures and more information)
Seaside Recycling - July 2011 : Seaside Heights teams up with Coca-Cola to add new recycling containers on the boardwalk. (Event pictures and more information)
Single Stream Recycling Up and Running - April 2010 : The County opens up its state-of-the-art new recycling facility. (Event pictures and more information)
Ocean County Ushers in New Era of Recycling - 2010 : Ocean County officially ushered in a new era of recycling with a ribbon cutting ceremony marking the completion of changes at the Northern Ocean County Recycling Center that allows for single stream recycling. (Event pictures and more information)
Ocean County Southern Complex Grand Opening - 10/24/08 : With the cutting of the ceremonial red ribbon, Ocean County officials marked the grand opening of new government facilities along Haywood Road in Manahawkin on Oct. 24, 2008. (Event pictures and more information)