Ocean County Hazardous Material Disposal
Materials accepted at the household hazardous waste collection sites are: paints, thinners, boat paints, solvents, pool chemicals, pesticides and herbicides, aerosol cans, auto products, toilet and drain cleaners, silver polishes, oven cleaners, photographic chemicals, rug and upholstery cleaners, polishes and bleaches, waste oil and used gasoline. Pre-Registration Is Required. March 30, 2013 - June 1, 2013 Flyer
Asbestos, wood preservatives, thinners, solvents, chemicals and fuel are considered hazardous waste and are not collected by the Public Works Department. These items should never be placed at curbside for pickup nor should they be dropped off at the Recycling Center. Call the Northern Recycling Center located on New Hampshire Avenue in Lakewood at 732-367-0802 for disposal information.
Ocean County Hazardous Waste Disposal Program
The Ocean County Department of Solid Waste holds Hazardous Disposal programs usually two times a year, once in the spring and another in the fall. There are drop off locations at five municipalities. Locations dates and time will be posted when they are announced. Pre-registration is required.