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

WASTE OIL


Waste oil is accepted for recycling at the County's Northern and Southern Recycling Centers. Residents may drop off their waste oil at these locations during operating hours at no cost.

- There is a 5-gallon limit per resident per day.
- Waste oil cannot contain gas, water or antifreeze.
- Operating hours for the Northern and Southern Recycling Centers are 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

Note: Waste oil is not accepted from commercial establishments, schools, or municipalities.

In addition to the County facilities, click the link below to find a list of locations both public and private that will accept waste oil. This list also indicates maximum quantities and any associated fees.

Ocean County Private Facilities and Municipalities Accepting Waste Oil