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

Recycling Coordinators Meetings

The Municipal Recycling Coordinators Meeting is held on the second Friday of every other month at 9:15 a.m. in Room 119 of the Ocean County Administration Building, Hooper Avenue, Toms River. Meetings count towards NJ Certified Recycling Professionals credits, with the number of credits varying (based upon meeting length). This meeting is not open to the public.

Links for NJ Certified Recycling Professionals:

NJ CRP Recertification Information

Recertification Tracking Form


Important Note: Our July 14, 2017 meeting has been cancelled. Our next meeting, featuring representatives from the NJDEP, will be held on September 8, 2017.


The 2017 meeting schedule is as follows:

January 13, 2017
March 10, 2017
May 12, 2017
July 14, 2017 CANCELLED
September 8, 2017
November 17, 2017

Previous Meetings


 11-17-2017 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 2016 Final Recycling Report Percentages (Distributed @11-17-2017 Recycling Coordinators Meeting)


 09-08-2017 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 05-12-2017 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 03-10-2017 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 01-13-2017 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 11-04-2016 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 09-09-2016 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 05-20-2016 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 03-11-2016 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 01-08-2016 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 11-13-2015 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 9-11-2015 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 5-8-2015 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 3-13-2015 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 1-9-2015 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 Debris Planning Ocean County 12-3-2014 - Power Point

 11-14-2014 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 9-12-2014 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 9-12-2014 Recycling Coordinators Meeting - Power Point

 5-9-2014 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 3-14-2014 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 1-10-2014 Recycling Coordinators Meeting

 9-13-2013 Recycling Coordinators Meeting