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2021 Recycling Schedule

Release Date: January 26, 2021
The Sussex County Municipal Utilities Authority provides FREE Recycling Services to residents and businesses.

Find Your Local Recycling Schedule

Information 973-579-6998 or link out arrow

*** 2021 Recycling Flyer ***link out arrow

Please check out the new SCMUA Recycle Coach app link out arrow for Sussex County recycling related information
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Dispose of lead & oil based paints, stains, thinners, pool chemicals, mercury, lubricants, chlorine, driveway sealer, fluorescent bulbs, household batteries and more. Limits: 100 lbs dry, 10 gal liquid waste, 25 fluorescent bulbs per vehicle
Scale charge for larger quantities
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*Landfill disposal ban on certain electronics - See
Examples include: computers, printers, cell phones, televisions, VCR's, DVD & CD's, fax & copiers, radio & stereos, etc. Limits: Up to 5 units per vehicle
Scale charge for larger quantities
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Commingled Containers (glass, plastic & aluminum), drink cartons
Chipboard (gray paperboard)
Styrofoam (packaging only)
Office Paper & Junk Mail
Motor Oil/Antifreeze
American Flag Retirement Program
*Household Batteries - Sorting requirements
See Informational Pamphlet or website
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Sussex County residents can hand load Regular Mulch and Compost for free!
(*The SCMUA will load Colorized Mulch & Compost for a nominal fee)
Monthly Medical
Waste Sharps Collection
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1st Thursday of every month
10 a.m. - noon
Fee charged by vendor
Monthly Shredding Service
** Over 10 Years!**
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3rd Friday of every month
9 a.m. - noon
Charge by volume $6.00 min –
34 South Route 94, Lafayette, NJ 07848
Hours of Operation: Monday-Saturday 7 a.m. - 2 p.m.