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Northern Recycling Center Location Maps By Subject

Below are links to maps and directions for various sections of the Nothern Recycling Center:

Recyclable Materials Processing Facility (Incoming & Outgoing Loads) (PDF)
800 Towbin Avenue

Recycling Education Center/Backyard Composting Demonstration Site & Atlantic Coast Recycling Office (PDF)
800 Towbin Avenue

Resident Recycling Center 24-hour drop-off and Building 68 (Covered Electronics [TVs, CPUs, Monitors, Laptops, Phones], Laser & Inkjet Ink Cartridges, Shredded Paper Drop-off, Phone Books, Antifreeze, Batteries, Waste Oil, CFLs, Paint, Thermostats, Tires, etc.) (PDF)
601 New Hampshire Avenue

 Citizen Yard Waste (PDF)
535 South Oberlin Avenue

Commercial Brush, Leaves, Finished Compost & Wood Chips (PDF)
800 Towbin Avenue

Hours of operation for the Northern Recycling Center are 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday (Saturday for residents only).

Recycling is also available during regular hours of operation at the NRC for batteries (rechargable, button, auto, boat), motor oil, oil filters, cooking grease, antifreeze, tires, empty steel paint cans, boat shrink wrap, books (soft and hardcover), phone books, computers, ink cartridges, cell phones, paint (latex, oil, and boat), leaves, and light brush.

These items may be brought to Building 68 for proper disposal (excluding leaves and brush, which have separate drop-off areas).

The Northern Recycling Center also contains 24-hour Resident Drop-off Areas for aluminum and tin cans, glass containers, plastic beverage containers, aerosol cans, newspaper, mixed paper and residential cardboard. The 24-hour drop-off area remains open on all holidays.

If you are interested scheduling a tour of the Northern Recycling Center, please contact Melissa Davis at (732) 367-0802 or email her at MDavis@co.ocean.nj.us

For additional information about this location, you may contact the NRC at (732) 367-0802.