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Department of Solid Waste Management

Ocean County Recyclable Materials Processing Facility


The County’s Processing Facility accepts glass containers, aluminum and tin cans, newspaper, mixed paper, plastic beverage containers, aerosol cans, and residential/commercial cardboard from municipal, commercial, and private haulers. It is located at the Ocean County Northern Recycling Center in Lakewood Township.

 Click to view a list of all acceptable and non-acceptable recycling materials.

Hours of operation are 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Group tours are available for the County's Recycling Facility.

Tours Available

For tour information, please contact Mary Jerkowicz at the Department of Solid Waste Management at 732-506-5047.