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2019 Recycling Schedule

Release Date: January 08, 2019
The Sussex County Municipal Utilities Authority provides FREE Recycling Services to residents and businesses.

Sussex County MUA provides the following Recycling Services to residents and businesses

Information 973-579-6998 or link out arrow

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Dispose of lead & oil base paints, stains, thinners, pool chemicals, mercury, lubricants, chlorine, driveway sealer, fluorescent bulbs, household batteries and more. Limits: 100 lbs dry, 10 gal liquid waste, 25 fluorescent bulbs per vehicle
Scale charge for larger quantities
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*Landfill disposal ban on certain electronics - See
Examples include: computers, printers, cell phones, televisions, VCR's, DVD & CD's, fax & copiers, radio & stereos, etc. Limits: Up to 5 units per vehicle
Scale charge for larger quantities
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Commingled Containers (glass, plastic & aluminum), drink cartons
Chipboard (gray paperboard) Styrofoam (packaging only)
Office Paper & Junk Mail
Motor Oil/Antifreeze
American Flags
*Household Batteries - Sorting requirements
See Informational Pamphlet or website
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Sussex County residents can hand load Regular Mulch and Compost for free!
(*The SCMUA will load Colorized Mulch & Compost for a nominal fee)
Monthly Medical
Waste Sharps Collection
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1st Thursday of every month
10 a.m. - noon
Fee charged by vendor

Monthly Shredding Service
** Over 10 Years!**
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3rd Friday of every month
9 a.m. - noon
Charge by volume $6.00 min –
34 South Route 94, Lafayette, NJ 07848
Hours of Operation: Monday-Saturday 7 a.m. - 2 p.m.