Ocean County Hazardous Material Disposal
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.
Additional information can be found on the county website at
www.co.ocean.nj.us or by calling 1-800-55-RECYCLE.
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Dates through October 8, 2016
The Second set of dates, times and locations for the 2016 collection are 9am to 3pm:
BRICK TWP. Public Works Yard 836 Ridge Rd. Brick, NJ 08724 Saturday, August 13
LACEY TWP. Recycling Center 820 Municipal Lane Lacey, NJ 08734 Saturday, August 27
BEACHWOOD Municipal Complex 1600 Pinewald Rd. Beachwood, NJ 08722 Saturday, September 24
SHIP BOTTOM Municipal Boat Ramp Shore Ave. and 10th St. Ship Bottom, NJ 08008 Saturday, October 8
While the program is free registration is required.
Call: 732-367-0802 to pre-register for Brick
Call: 732-506-5047 to pre-register for Lacey and Beachwood
Call: 609-978-0913 to pre-register for Ship Bottom
Hazardous Materials Information
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.
As part of the Ocean County Paint Management Program, full, partially full, or empty paint cans are accepted at the Seaside Park Public Works Garage located on Barnegat Avenue, Seaside Park. Please call to register (732)793-5100. Limit is 20 cans per day, Monday through Friday – 9:00a.m. to 2:00p.m. Latex and Oil Based Paints Only, No Stains or Wood Preservatives Accepted.
Asbestos is a hazardous material and will not be collected at any time. Homeowners must contact a qualified contractor for asbestos abatement and removal.