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Denville Township Solid Waste Information

Denville Township
1 St Marys Place
Denville,  NJ   07834
Tel: (973) 625-8300 x274   Fax: (973) 627-7260
WWW: www.denvillenj.org
 

Contacts From Denville Township

  • Darlene Price, Clean Communities Coordinator
    Denville Township
    One St. Mary's Place
    Denville,  NJ   07834
    Tel: (973) 625-8300 x296   Fax: (973) 627-7260
    Email: dprice@denville.org
    WWW: www.denvillenj.org
     

Solid Waste Services In Denville Township

Curbside Garbage Collection

  • Program Description: The town contracts for residential garbage collection. The municipality pays the tipping fees directly. Curbside collection of both trash and recyclables is provided to all town streets with the exception of garden apartment complexes.
  • Schedule: Garbage is collected twice each week. Collection routes and schedules vary depending upon your neighborhood.Click here to look up collection routes on the Denville Township website or contact the township directly at 973-625-8300 x274..
  • Service Provider: Gaeta Recycling, 278 West Railway Ave., 
    Paterson,  NJ   07503
    Tel: 973-278-6625   Fax: 973-278-0162
    WWW: gaetarecycling.com
     

Material Accepted

 

Curbside Recycling Collection

  • Program Description: Denville Township contracts for single-stream, all-in-one residential curbside recycling. Maximum weight of curbside recycling container is 50 pounds; use multiple containers if needed.
  • Schedule: The pickups in 2013 will take place every other Wednesday in the entire town.
  • Service Provider: Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority, 214A Center Grove Road, 
    Randolph,  NJ   07869
    Tel: 973-659-3490   Fax: 973-537-6495
    Email: info@mcmua.com
    WWW: www.mcmua.com
     

Material Accepted

Aluminum Containers (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Rinse thoroughly (no residue allowed) and commingle with recyclables.
Brown Paper Bags (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Commingle with other recyclables.
Chipboard/Paperboard (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Commingle with other recyclables. Flatten all boxes. Include beverage carriers, cereal, pasta and facial tissue boxes, paper towel rolls.
Corrugated Cardboard (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Flatten and mix with other recyclables, and do not bundle or tie.
Glass Containers (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Remove lids, rinse the glass and commingle with recyclables. Put metal lids into container; do not put metal lids back onto glass bottles and jars.
Newspaper (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Mix with other recyclables, and do not tie or bundle.
Plastic #1 (PETE) Bottles (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Empty, rinse and commingle with recyclable mix. Do not put caps/lids back onto bottles. Put caps/lids into the garbage.
Plastic #1 (PETE) Food/Bev. Containers (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Empty, rinse and commingle with recyclable mix. Do not put caps/lids back onto containers. Put caps/lids into the garbage.
Plastic #2 (HDPE) Bottles (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Empty, rinse and commingle with recyclable mix. Do not put caps/lids back onto bottles. Put caps/lids into the garbage.
Plastic #2 (HDPE) Food/Bev. Containers (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Empty, rinse and commingle with recyclable mix. Do not put caps/lids back onto containers. Put caps/lids into the garbage.
Plastic #4 (LDPE) Food/Bev. Containers (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Empty, rinse and commingle with recyclable mix. Do not put caps/lids back onto containers. Put caps/lids into the garbage.
Plastic #5 (PP) Food/Bev. Containers (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Empty, rinse and commingle with recyclable mix. Do not put caps/lids back onto containers. Put caps/lids into the garbage.
Plastic #7 (OTHER) Food/Bev. Containers (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Empty, rinse and commingle with recyclable mix. Do not put caps/lids back onto containers. Put caps/lids into the garbage.
Shredded Paper (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) If recycling shredded paper with in the MCMUA's "all-in-one" single-stream recycling collection program, the shredded paper must be put into a translucent or clear plastic bag and the bag must be tied closed.
Steel (Tin) Containers (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Empty, rinse and commingle with recyclables. Aerosol cans must be empty. Remove plastic cap/lids, and put them into the garbage.
Telephone Books (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Also include paperback or softcover books. Do not include hardcover books.

 

Curbside Yard Waste Collection

  • Program Description: Curbside collection of vegetative waste.
  • Schedule: This collection is available monthly. Contact the town for specific schedule.
  • Service Provider: Denville Township, 140 Morris Avenue, 
    Denville,  NJ   07834
    Tel: 973-625-8334   Fax: 973-625-4402
    WWW: www.denvillenj.org
     

Material Accepted

Christmas Trees (Recycling) Collected curbside by ward. Begins the first week of January and continues through February. Remove all decorations and no tree bags or stands.

 

Curbside Bulky Waste Collection

  • Program Description: Curbside bulky metal collection. Contact the town for instructions.
  • Schedule: Collection is provided once a week.
  • Service Provider: Gaeta Recycling, 278 West Railway Ave., 
    Paterson,  NJ   07503
    Tel: 973-278-6625   Fax: 973-278-0162
    WWW: gaetarecycling.com
     

Material Accepted

Metal Appliances (Recycling) Bulky items including stoves, other appliances. Refrigerators and air conditioners must have freon removed by licensed appliance dealer prior to putting out for curbside pickup.

 


Municipal Recycling Depot(s) In Denville Township

Denville Recycling Depot (Municipal Recycling Depot)
140 Morris Avenue
Denville,  NJ   07834
Tel: 973-625-8334  
WWW: www.denvillenj.org
 
  • Hours: Mon.-Fri., 7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
    Sat., 8:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m.
    Sun., 10:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m.
  • Notes: As of August 2011 the Denville recycling depot is accepting traditional recyclable materials mixed all together in one can to correspond with the way recyclables are now collected curbside.
  • Limitations: This facility is open to Denville Township residents and small businesses only.
  • Facility Type: Municipal Recycling Depot

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Acceptable Material - Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One

Aluminum Containers (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Rinse and commingle with recyclables.
Brown Paper Bags (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Commingle with other recyclables.
Chipboard/Paperboard (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Commingle with other recyclables. Flatten all boxes. Include beverage carrier, cereal, pasta and tissue boxes, paper towel rolls.
Corrugated Cardboard (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Flatten and mix with other recyclables, no need to tie or bundle.
Glass Containers (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Remove lids, rinse and commingle with recyclables. Metal lids may be placed in container separately.
Newspaper (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Mix with other recyclables and do not tie or bundle.
Plastic #1 (PETE) Bottles (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Empty, rinse and commingle with recyclable mix. Do not place cap back on bottle.
Plastic #2 (HDPE) Bottles (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Empty, rinse and commingle with recyclable mix. Do not place cap back on bottle.
Shredded Paper (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) If recycling shredded paper with in the MCMUA's "all-in-one" single-stream recycling collection program, the shredded paper must be put into a translucent or clear plastic bag and the bag must be tied closed.
Steel (Tin) Containers (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Rinse, commingle with recyclables. Aerosol cans must be empty and plastic caps removed and discarded.
Telephone Books (Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One) Includes soft-cover books. Commingle with other recyclables, Do not include hard-cover books.

 
 

Acceptable Material - Recycling

Batteries (Dry Cell) (Recycling) Rechargeable batteries only as alkalines are safe to place in the regular garbage. Make sure battery are individually wrapped or the terminals are taped to prevent electrical shorting and fires.
Plastic - Large Rigid (Recycling) Place in the container designated for Large Rigid Plastics, do not mix with single-stream recyclables.

 

 

 


Other Solid Waste Facilities In Denville Township

Denville Recycling Depot (Exempted Solid Waste Facility)
140 Morris Ave.
Denville,  NJ   07834
Tel: 973-625-8334   Fax: 973-625-4402

 


Documents

Click below to view original documents regarding Denville Township. If inconsistencies are discovered between these documents and the information provided below, one should initially assume Denville Township document is correct as it was produced directly by the town. Please contact Denville Township to verify any issues you are uncertain about and please forward any corrections to the MCMUA at info@mcmua.com.