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Dover (Town of) Solid Waste Information

Dover (Town of)
37 No Sussex St
Dover,  NJ   07801-0798
Tel: (973) 366-2200   Fax: (973) 328-6604
WWW: www.dover.nj.us
 

Contacts From Dover (Town of)

  • Donald Costanzo, Clean Communities Coordinator
    Town of Dover
    37 N. Sussex St.
    Dover,  NJ   07801
    Tel: (973) 366-2200   Fax: (973) 366-6167
    WWW: www.dover.nj.us
     
  • William Isselin, CRP, Recycling Coordinator
    Dover (Town of)
    37 No Sussex St
    Dover,  NJ   07801
    Tel: (973) 366-2200 x2152   Fax: (973) 366-0039
    Email: wisselin@dover.nj.us
    WWW: www.dover.nj.us
     

Solid Waste Services In Dover (Town of)

Curbside Garbage Collection

  • Program Description: The town provides residential garbage collection. The municipality pays for the tipping fees directly.
  • Schedule: Residential collection is provided twice a week in three collection districts. Contact the town for more information.
  • Service Provider: Blue Diamond Disposal, Inc., 5 Howard Blvd., 
    Mt. Arlington,  NJ   07856
    Tel: (973) 598-9800   Fax: (973) 598-9900
    Email: custsvc@bluediamonddisposal.com
    WWW: www.bluediamonddisposal.com
     

Material Accepted

Type 10 Municipal Solid Waste (Disposal) Allowed 2 bags per collection. Additional Bags require a $2.50 sticker. 30 pound maximum per container/bag.

 

Curbside Recycling Collection

  • Program Description: Dover 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: Every other Friday according to the schedule.
  • Service Provider: Blue Diamond Disposal, Inc., 5 Howard Blvd., 
    Mt. Arlington,  NJ   07856
    Tel: (973) 598-9800   Fax: (973) 598-9900
    Email: custsvc@bluediamonddisposal.com
    WWW: www.bluediamonddisposal.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) 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 and depot drop off. Contact Dover Town for schedule.
  • Schedule: Leaves, grass and brush are picked up once a week. Contact Town of Dover for instructions.
  • Service Provider: Town of Dover, 37 North Sussex Street, 
    Dover,  NJ   07801
    Tel: 973-366-2200   Fax: 973-366-2225
    WWW: www.dover.nj.us
     

Material Accepted

Brush/Tree Parts (Recycling) Small twigs and branches shall be placed in a garbage can or tied in bundles for curbside pickup.
Christmas Trees (Recycling) Collected curbside in January on Mon., Tues., and Wed. Remove all decorations and no tree bags or stands.
Grass Clippings (Recycling) Bag grass in Town biodegradable paper bags or use trash cans.
Leaves (Recycling) Bag leaves in Town biodegradable paper bags or use trash cans.

 

Curbside Bulky Waste Collection

  • Program Description: Curbside white good collection.
  • Schedule: Check with the town for more information.
  • Service Provider: Town of Dover, 37 North Sussex Street, 
    Dover,  NJ   07801
    Tel: 973-366-2200   Fax: 973-366-2225
    WWW: www.dover.nj.us
     

Material Accepted

 

Curbside Bulky Waste Collection

  • Program Description: Curbside bulky waste collection.
  • Schedule: Check with the town for more information.
  • Service Provider: Blue Diamond Disposal, Inc., 5 Howard Blvd., 
    Mt. Arlington,  NJ   07856
    Tel: (973) 598-9800   Fax: (973) 598-9900
    Email: custsvc@bluediamonddisposal.com
    WWW: www.bluediamonddisposal.com
     

Material Accepted

 


Municipal Recycling Depot(s) In Dover (Town of)

Dover Recycling Depot (Municipal Recycling Depot)
211 North Sussex Street
Dover,  NJ   07801
Tel: (973) 366-2200 Ext. 120  
WWW: www.dover.nj.us
 
  • Hours: Monday-Saturday 8:00a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Limitations: The facility is open to Dover residents and small businesses only. Construction material remains the responsibility of the homeowner.
  • Facility Type: Municipal Recycling Depot

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


 
 

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.
Chipboard/Paperboard (Recycling) Cereal and pasta boxes, gift boxes, notebook backs, egg cartons, paper towel cores,. No metalic coating of any kind. No beer or soda cartons, No frozen food packaging,no gable-top milk/juice cartons, no juice boxes.
E-Waste - Computers, TVs, etc. (Recycling)

A drop-off receptacle for the disposal of home electronics is now available at the Recycling Center. Accepted electronics include the following: televisions, computers, monitors, laptops, computer peripherals such as keyboards and mice, fax machines, VCRs and radios. Absolutely no curbside collection.

Glass Containers (Recycling) Remove lids and rinse, no need to remove label. No drinking glasses, no mirror glass, no window glass, no pyrex, no bulbs.

 

 

 


Other Solid Waste Facilities In Dover (Town of)

 


Documents

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