On average we produce over 4 pounds of garage every day
most of which could be reused, reduced or recycled.
Please do your part!
Household trash is collected by-weekly. A maximum of three cans or bags at each pick up. No recyclables, bulk items nor hazardous waste. The carrier is Suburban Disposal 800-339-1757
Accepted at the Recycling Center
- Paper, bottles, cans: Newspaper, office paper, magazines. Rinsed steel & aluminum cans, glass bottles & jars, plastic bottles with the neck smaller than the body. Remove all caps. Nothing bundled nor bagged.
No plastic shopping bags, food trays, plastic cups, toys, buckets, flower pots, dishes, glasses, shredded paper, styrofoam.
Clean, dry plastic bags, packing film, air bladders can be recycled at local grocery stores.
- Corrugated cardboard which has been flattened.
No pizza boxes, waxed cardboard, gift nor cereal boxes.
- Brush, branches, limbs, hedge clippings & vines; and leaves, pine needles, plants in designated places.
No grass clippings nor ornamental grasses.
Glass & mirror is not recyclable - ask the attendant for help with safe disposal.
Electronics must be taken to the Ocean County Recycling Center 732-367-0802
Bulk items will be picked up for a fee - call the Municipal Clerk 732-323-8528
Free bulk pick up is scheduled twice a year - June 1 and October 5, 2020 Click here for more information.
Also at the Recycling Center!
The Patch - funded and maintained by the Seaweeders of Bay Head and Mantoloking - includes a native garden, butterfly house, vegetable garden and sitting areas. The vegetables are donated to St. Gregory’s Pantry and the Joan Valentine House.
And the Recycling Library! Bring or take books and magazines.
Clothing drop benefiting the Seeds of Service and AMVETS.
Click here for additional information about responsible waste management
And here to learn more about the Bay Head Environmental Committee
Paints must must be taken to the Point Pleasant Beach Recycling Center Click here for more information
Chemicals can be disposed of at the Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program Click here for more information.