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Long Hill Township Solid Waste Information

Long Hill Township
915 Valley Road
Gillette,  NJ   07933
Tel: (908) 647-8000   Fax: (908) 647-4150
WWW: longhillnj.gov
 

Contacts From Long Hill Township

  • Tom Sweeney, Clean Communities Coordinator
    Long Hill Township
    1223 Valley Road
    Stirling,  NJ   07980
    Tel: (908) 647-0070   Fax: (908) 903-0210
    Email: roads@longhillnj.us
    WWW: longhillnj.gov
     
  • Tom Sweeney, CRP, Recycling Coordinator
    Long Hill Township
    1223 Valley Road
    Stirling,  NJ   07980
    Tel: (908) 647-0070   Fax: (908) 903-0210
    Email: roads@longhillnj.us
    WWW: longhillnj.gov
     

Solid Waste Services In Long Hill Township

Curbside Garbage Collection

  • Program Description: The town provides for residential garbage collection. The municipality pays for tipping fees directly.
  • Schedule: 

    Garbage collection is once per week and the town is split into colelction five zone and garbage collection begins at 6:00 a.m. each day. See the Long Hill garabage and recycling collection calendar.

    1. Zone 1 - Monday collection
    2. Zone 2 - Tuesday collection
    3. Zone 3 - Wednesday collection
    4. Zone 4 - Thursday collection
    5. Zone 5 - Friday collection
       
  • Service Provider: Midco Waste Systems, 11 Harmich Road, 
    South Plainfield,  NJ   07080
    Tel: (732) 545-8988   WWW: www.midcowaste.com
     

Material Accepted

Type 10 Municipal Solid Waste (Disposal) Household garbage containers should be no larger than 96 gallon and there is no limit of how many containers can be placed curbside.

 

Curbside Recycling Collection

  • Program Description: Long Hill Township contracts for curbside collection. Items can all be placed together in a container no larger than 64 gallon (singlestream recycling collection) There is no limit to the amount of recycling containers that can be placed at the curb. Recyclables should no longer be placed curbside in plastic bags.
  • Schedule: Curbside collection is twice a month. See the Long Hill garabage and recycling collection calendar.
  • Service Provider: Midco Waste Systems, 11 Harmich Road, 
    South Plainfield,  NJ   07080
    Tel: (732) 545-8988   WWW: www.midcowaste.com
     

Material Accepted

Aluminum Containers (Recycling - Single Stream - Generic) Rinse cans, place in a homeowner supplied container no larger than (64) gallon in size.
Brown Paper Bags (Recycling - Single Stream - Generic) Place in a homeowner supplied container with bottles and cans -or- empty, bundle and secure with string not exceeding (50) pounds
Chipboard/Paperboard (Recycling - Single Stream - Generic) Place in a homeowner supplied container with bottles and cans -or- empty, bundle and secure with string not exceeding (50) pounds
Corrugated Cardboard (Recycling - Single Stream - Generic) Place in a homeowner supplied container with bottles and cans -or- empty, bundle and secure with string not exceeding (50) pounds
Glass Containers (Recycling - Single Stream - Generic) Rinse bottles. Remove caps and rings, place in a homeowner supplied container no larger than (64) gallon in size.
Mixed Office Paper (Recycling - Single Stream - Generic) Place in a homeowner supplied container with bottles and cans -or- Bundle and secure with string not exceeding (50) pounds
Newspaper (Recycling - Single Stream - Generic) Place in a homeowner supplied container with bottles and cans -or- Bundle and secure with string not exceeding (50) pounds
Other Paper/Mag./JunkMail (Recycling - Single Stream - Generic) Place in a homeowner supplied container with bottles and cans -or- Bundle and secure with string not exceeding (50) pounds
Plastic #1 (PETE) Bottles (Recycling - Single Stream - Generic) Rinse bottles and remove caps, place in a homeowner supplied container no larger than (64) gallon in size. Bottles that have necks or openings that are narrower than their bases,
Plastic #2 (HDPE) Bottles (Recycling - Single Stream - Generic) nse bottles and remove caps, place in a homeowner supplied container no larger than (64) gallon in size. Bottles that have necks or openings that are narrower than their bases,
Steel (Tin) Containers (Recycling - Single Stream - Generic) Cleaned, labels and ends removed, place in a homeowner supplied container no larger than (64) gallon in size.
Plastic #5 (PP) Food/Bev. Containers (Recycling) nse bottles and remove caps, place in a homeowner supplied container no larger than (64) gallon in size. Bottles that have necks or openings that are narrower than their bases,

 

Curbside Yard Waste Collection

  • Program Description: Seasonal collection of Christmas trees.
  • Schedule: During the month of January only the Public Works Department will collect Christmas trees if they are left curbside after use. Christmas trees can also be dropped off at the Public Works Recycling Center any day Monday-Thursday between 6:30 AM to 2:30 PM. Fridays 6:30 AM to 11:30 AM.
  • Service Provider: Long Hill Township, 1223 Valley Road, 
    Stirling,  NJ   07980
    Tel: 908-647-0070   Fax: 908-903-0210
    Email: roads@longhillnj.us
    WWW: longhillnj.gov
     

Material Accepted

Christmas Trees (Recycling) Remove all decorations and no tree bags or stands.

 

Curbside Bulky Waste Collection

  • Program Description: Curbside Scrap Metal, Appliance and TV Collection. Our goal is to boost recycling efforts from residents and have an easier schedule for residents to follow.
  • Schedule: 

    Effective January 1st 2015 the Public Works Department will be collecting Scrap Metal, Appliances, Electronics and TVs curbside on the bulk collection day schedule per zone which is always the last full week of every month. Please refer to the calendar that is mailed to you or website for specific dates.

    You can call the Public Works Department at 908-647-0070 anytime to schedule a scrap metal / appliance curbside pickup. You may leave a voice message with the address and items to be collected no later than 6:00 am the morning of the scheduled collection. No confirmation is required. Place all metal items, electronics and large televisions along with any bulk items together curbside the night before the scheduled collection. Public Works will collect the scrap metal/appliances and electronics and the contracted garbage hauler will collect any bulky items. The Public Works staff may arrive at your home at a different time of day than the garbage hauler so please be patient, everything will be collected.

  • Service Provider: Long Hill Township, 1223 Valley Road, 
    Stirling,  NJ   07980
    Tel: 908-647-0070   Fax: 908-903-0210
    Email: roads@longhillnj.us
    WWW: longhillnj.gov
     

Material Accepted

Metal Appliances (Recycling) Refrigerators with the doors removed, stoves, washers, dryers, hot water heaters, air conditioners
Scrap Metal (Recycling) Large or small scrap metal items including automobile parts, scrap copper and iron pipe, propane tanks, old tools, metal lawn furniture, metal sinks and bathtubs,barbecue grills,outdoor power equipment.

 

Curbside Bulky Waste Collection

  • Program Description: Curbside bulky waste collection.
  • Schedule: Check with the town for more information.

    Bulky garbage collection is once per month and the town is split into colelction five zones. See the town's website for the collection dates for each zone or click the Long Hill garabage and recycling collection calendar.

  • Service Provider: Midco Waste Systems, 11 Harmich Road, 
    South Plainfield,  NJ   07080
    Tel: (732) 545-8988   WWW: www.midcowaste.com
     

Material Accepted

Type 13 Bulky Solid Waste (Disposal) Bulky items such as mattresses, box springs, furniture, carpeting (rolled and tied in bundles no longer than 4 feet in length), carpet padding, can be placed curbside with regular garbage on the scheduled Bulk Pickup dates only. Bulky items are picked up with household garbage by Midco Waste only. There is no need to call to schedule a pick up. TVS are not a bulk item.

 


Municipal Recycling Depot(s) In Long Hill Township

Long Hill Public Works Recycling Center (Municipal Recycling Depot)
South End of Warren Ave.
Stirling,  NJ   07980
Tel: (908) 647-0070   Fax: (908) 903-0210
Email: roads@longhillnj.us
WWW: longhillnj.gov
 
  • Hours: Old PCs, TVs and Electronics may be dropped off at the Public Works Recycling Center any day Monday-Thursday between 6:30 AM and 3:00 PM, Fridays 6:30 AM to 12:00 PM. (Just walk in the front door and ask for help.)
  • Facility Type: Municipal Recycling Depot

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Acceptable Material - Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One


 
 

Acceptable Material - Recycling

Batteries (Automobile) (Recycling) Can also be dropped off at the Public Works Recycle Center Monday-Thursday 6:30 am to 3:00 pm. Fridays 6:30 am to 12:00 pm.
Brush/Tree Parts (Recycling) Branches, logs, leaves and grass clippings can be dropped off at the Public Works Recycle Facility on the designated Saturdays or during normal weekday operating hours. There is no curbside collection of these items. It is open on designated Saturdays in April to September from 8:00 AM - 11 AM and October - December from 8:00 AM - 1 PM in the spring and fall. See the Township Calendar or call 908-647-0070 for specific dates and times. Residents may also drop off these items during the week: Monday thru Thursday 6:00 am to 2:30 pm Friday 6:00 am to 11:30 am. Grass clippings, leaves and brush. Must be emptied from their paper or plastic bags.
Christmas Trees (Recycling) Accepted in January 2012; Mon.-Thur. 6:30 AM-3:00 PM & Fri 6:30 AM -12:00 PM. Remove all decorations and no tree bags or stands.
E-Waste - Computers, TVs, etc. (Recycling) Old PCs, TVs and Electronics may be dropped off at the Public Works Recycling Center any day Monday-Thursday between 6:30 AM and 3:00 PM, Fridays 6:30 AM to 12:00 PM. (Just walk in the front door and ask for help.)
Grass Clippings (Recycling) Branches, logs, leaves and grass clippings can be dropped off at the Public Works Recycle Facility on the designated Saturdays or during normal weekday operating hours. There is no curbside collection of these items. It is open on designated Saturdays in April to September from 8:00 AM - 11 AM and October - December from 8:00 AM - 1 PM in the spring and fall. See the Township Calendar or call 908-647-0070 for specific dates and times. Residents may also drop off these items during the week: Monday thru Thursday 6:00 am to 2:30 pm Friday 6:00 am to 11:30 am. Grass clippings, leaves and brush. Must be emptied from their paper or plastic bags.
Leaves (Recycling) Branches, logs, leaves and grass clippings can be dropped off at the Public Works Recycle Facility on the designated Saturdays or during normal weekday operating hours. There is no curbside collection of these items. It is open on designated Saturdays in April to September from 8:00 AM - 11 AM and October - December from 8:00 AM - 1 PM in the spring and fall. See the Township Calendar or call 908-647-0070 for specific dates and times. Residents may also drop off these items during the week: Monday thru Thursday 6:00 am to 2:30 pm Friday 6:00 am to 11:30 am. Grass clippings, leaves and brush. Must be emptied from their paper or plastic bags.
Scrap Metal (Recycling) If you are away and miss a collection you have the option to drop off any scrap metal or electronics at the Public Works Recycle Facility during operating hours.

 

 

 


Other Solid Waste Facilities In Long Hill Township

 


Documents

Click below to view original documents regarding Long Hill Township. If inconsistencies are discovered between these documents and the information provided below, one should initially assume Long Hill Township document is correct as it was produced directly by the town. Please contact Long Hill Township to verify any issues you are uncertain about and please forward any corrections to the MCMUA at info@mcmua.com.