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Department of Solid Waste Management

Educational Events

The Ocean County Department of Solid Waste Managemet participates in a wide a variety of events for residents, students, educators and professionals throughout Ocean County. The department partners with other government entities, environmental organizations, and community groups to educate the public at these events about the benefits of recycling (and composting) and the specific programs for Ocean County residents interested in learning more about these important processes. Below you will find a list of events, updated throughout the year, where the Ocean County Department of Solid Waste Management will be on hand to educate and to answer any questions residents may have about our programs. For more information about upcoming events, please contact or contact Sandra Blain-Snow, Recycling Program Aide, at (732) 506-5047 or SBlain-Snow@co.ocean.nj.us.

Upcoming Programs and Events



February 17, 2020 Jersey Friendly Yards – Start w/Healthy Soils
Jacques Cousteau Reserve Coastal Education Center 6:00 p.m
130 Great Bay Blvd. Tuckerton

March 7, 2020 Scouting University Fair
Barnegat High School 180 Bengal Blvd. Barnegat 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

March 21, 2020 Spring “How to Compost” Workshop
Recycling Education Center and Compost Demonstration Site 800 Towbin Ave, Lakewood 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
 How to Compost Spring 2020 Event Flyer