-RECYCLING is MANDATORY-
Recycling is collected by the Atlantic County Utilities Authority (ACUA) every other week on your scheduled trash day.
Please visit ACUA's website or contact them at 609.272.6950 for a schedule.
Recycling buckets are available by requesting via the ACUA's website or calling 609.272.6950.
Atlantic County Residential Recycling
Recycle everything together in the same container without sorting or separating with ACUA’s single-stream recycling!
Do not place recyclables at the curb in plastic bags
Recyclables can be placed curbside in an ACUA-issued recycling bin or cardboard box marked with an ACUA recycling sticker.
Recycling collection differs by municipality. View or download your collection schedule.
ACCEPTED ITEMS INCLUDE:
Plastics (#1 and #2)
Envelopes (business and manila)
Cartons (juice, milk, etc.)
(corrugated must be flattened and tied with twine)
UNNACCEPTED ITEMS INCLUDE:
Hazardous waste (Household Hazardous Waste and Medical Waste )
Paper plates, towels, and utensils Styrofoam
Wire Clothes Hangers
Pots and Pans
Rigid Plastics, Toys, Chairs