Solid Waste Management

 Gerry P. Little,
Freeholder Liaison

 Ernest J. Kuhlwein, Jr.,
Director, P.E., P.P.

 Office : 129 Hooper Avenue
P.O. Box 2191
Toms River, NJ 08754
 Phone: (732) 506-5047
 Toll free: 1-800-55-RECYCLE
 Fax: (732) 244-8396
 Email: ocrecycles@co.ocean.nj.us

 Northern Recycling Center:
  New Hampshire Avenue, Lakewood
Directions
  Hours of operation : 7:30am - 3:00pm
Open Monday through Saturday
(Saturday residents only)
 Phone: (732) 367-0802
 Fax: (732) 942-8482

 Southern Recycling Center:
  379 Haywood Road, Manahawkin
Directions
Hours of operation : 7:30am - 3:00pm
Open Monday through Saturday
(Saturday residents only)
 Phone: (609) 978-0913
 Fax: (609) 597-5321

For more information on how to get this Marine Debris Biodegradation Time Line Poster click here or call 1-800-691-2005 MOTE Marine

Clothing


Clothing is accepted for recycling at the County's Northern and Southern Recycling Centers via Salvation Army clothing bins. Residents may drop off clothing at bins located within the 24-Hour Resident Drop Off Centers at either facility (no cost).

The Northern Recycling Center is located on New Hampshire Avenue (off Route 70) in Lakewood Township. The 24-Hour Resident Drop Off Center is located near "Building 68" at this facility.

The Southern Recycling Center is located at 379 Haywood Road (near the State Motor Vehicle Inspection Station) in Stafford Township. The 24-Hour Resident Drop Off Center is located near "Building 105" at this facility.

24-Hour Resident Recycling Centers remain open on all holidays.