Public Works

 Superintendent of Public Works: George Gilbert

Phone: 609-492-2525

Office Hours: 7 am until 3 pm

Monday through Friday

TRASH AND RECYCLING INFORMATION

REMINDER: The Borough of Beach Haven does not pick up household hazardous waste. The placement of these items on the curb is not permitted!

The Ocean County Department of Solid Waste does have a Household Hazardous Waste Program with scheduled days, times and locations for waste drop-off. Click here to view the schedule.

Click here for June 2016 through November 2016 Trash and Recycling Schedule

Recycling Tips from the Experts!


MIXED RIGID PLASTIC RECYCLING PROGRAM

ACCEPTABLE PLASTIC

~ Plastic buckets with metal handles ~Empty garbage cans(any   size)
~Plastic milk/soda crates ~PET blister pack
~Plastic laundry baskets ~5 gallon water bottles
~Plastic lawn furniture ~Computer housing (no circuits)
~Plastic landscape & microwave trays ~Automotive plastics
~Plastic totes-any size (with metal) -Bumper
~Plastic drums(any   size) -Bed liners (pick up trucks)
~Plastic toys & playhouses -Grills
~Plastic pet carriers -Side-view mirrors
~Plastic pallets -Head lights & Rear lights
~Plastic coolers -Hub-caps, etc.
~Plastic shelving ~Plastic closet organizers
~Plastic dish drainers ~Plastic flower pots (no soil)
~Plastic traffic signs

NON- ACCEPTABLE PLASTIC

  • PVC Pipe/tubing, Vinyl siding
  • Plastic film (Grocery bags & stretch film)
  • Styrofoam of any kind
  • Poly-coated Paper (Orange juice & milk cartons)
  • Flexible Water Hoses, Hazardous material, Medical waste
  • Narrow-neck liquid containers- Used small-mouth containers
  • Small plastic containers (Yogurt cups, PET/HDPE Bottles, etc.)
  • Oil/Chemical containers (HDPE)

Items can be placed curbside for weekly pick-up.