Garbage and Recycling

recycling

Department  Of Public Works
136 Furler Street
Totowa, New Jersey 07512
(973) 956-1000, ext. 1071

Business Hours
Monday through Friday 7:00 am – 3:30 pm
Saturday   8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Wednesday Evenings 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

 

New Recycling Requirements

The Recycling Market’s requirements have changed and will no longer be accepting any type of plastic bag with recycling items.  This includes putting your commingled or paper recycling in a plastic bag.

Please do not place any of your recyclables in any type of plastic bag. Some examples are grocery store, department store, garbage or clear plastic recycling bagsYour recycling must be placed loose, in a recycling container only, or it will not be collected. Click here for more information.

 

Borough of Totowa Schedules

GARBAGE/RECYCLING SCHEDULE 2019

VEGETATIVE WASTE RECYCLING 2018

 

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Passaic County Recycling Events

PASSAIC COUNTY HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE

PASSAIC COUNTY COMPUTER ELECTRONICS

PASSAIC COUNTY RAINBARREL/COMPOST

PASSAIC COUNTY SHREDDING EVENTS

PASSAIC COUNTY TIRE RECYCLING

 

 

 

Christmas trees will be collected on every Thursday during the month of January. You must bring the tree to your curb Wednesday night for Thursday morning pick-up. These Thurday collections are for real trees only - artificial trees can be thrown away with your regular garbage collection.

NOTE: Trees CANNOT be placed in a plastic bag or contain any lights/wiring.