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

 

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 2021

VEGETATIVE WASTE RECYCLING 2021

 

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Passaic County Recycling Events

 

2021 PASSAIC COUNTY HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE

2021 PASSAIC COUNTY COMPUTER ELECTRONICS

2021 PASSAIC COUNTY SHREDDING EVENTS

2021 PASSAIC COUNTY TIRE RECYCLING

2021 PASSAIC COUNTY BICYCLE/SEWING MACHINE

COMPOST BIN AND RAIN BARREL SALE AND EDUCATION PROGRAM

METAL SHARP OBJECTS COLLECTION

 

 

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.