Solid Waste Management

 James F. Lacey,
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) 597-9682


Scrap Tire Management Program


The County is accepting tires without rims at both of the County's Recycling Centers; Monday - Saturday 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Proof of residency or tax bill must be provided. The program accepts up to 5 tires per day at a fee of $2.00 per tire. The Centers accept tires that are no larger than a truck tire and no smaller than a 13 inch tire. Bicycle, Motorcycle or racing car tires are NOT accepted.

For further information please contact Ocean County Northern Recycling Center (732) 367-0802 or Ocean County Southern Recycling Center (609) 978-0913.