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Hanover Township Solid Waste Information

Hanover Township
1000 Route 10, PO Box 250
Whippany,  NJ   07981
Tel: (973) 428-2466   Fax: (973) 515-6659
WWW: www.hanovertownship.com
 

Contacts From Hanover Township

  •  Vacant, Clean Communities Coordinator
    Hanover Township
    1000 Route 10, P.O. Box 250
    Whippany,  NJ   07981
    Tel: (973) 428-2465   Fax: (973) 428-9251
    WWW: www.HanoverTownship.com
     

Solid Waste Services In Hanover Township

Curbside Garbage Collection

  • Program Description: The town provides for residential garbage collection. The municipality pays for the tipping fess directly.
  • Schedule: Garbage is collected once a week. Contact the town at (973) 428-2495 for more information.
  • Service Provider: Hanover Township, 1000 Route 10, P.O. Box 250, 
    Whippany,  NJ   07981-0250
    Tel: (973) 428-2466   Fax: (973) 515-6659
    WWW: www.hanovertownship.com
     

Material Accepted

 

Curbside Recycling Collection

  • Program Description: Hanover 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: 2012 schedule change: Instead of having recyclables picked up every other Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in three sections of town, pickups will now take place every other Tuesday in the entire town, starting Tuesday, Jan. 10. The last Monday collection in 2011 will be Dec. 12, with the last Wednesday collection this year coming Dec. 28.
  • 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: Seasonal collection of Christmas trees.
  • Schedule: Collected beginning in January. For 2012 curbside collection begins the week of January 16., 2012.
  • Service Provider: Hanover Township, 1000 Route 10, P.O. Box 250, 
    Whippany,  NJ   07981-0250
    Tel: (973) 428-2466   Fax: (973) 515-6659
    WWW: www.hanovertownship.com
     

Material Accepted

Christmas Trees (Recycling) Remove all decorations and no tree bags or stands.

 

Curbside Bulky Waste Collection

  • Program Description: Collection of bulky items is done by appointment only..
  • Schedule: Contact the Department of Public Works at 428-2495 for appointment.
  • Service Provider: Hanover Township, 1000 Route 10, P.O. Box 250, 
    Whippany,  NJ   07981-0250
    Tel: (973) 428-2466   Fax: (973) 515-6659
    WWW: www.hanovertownship.com
     

Material Accepted

 


Municipal Recycling Depot(s) In Hanover Township

Hanover Township Recycling Depot (Municipal Recycling Depot)
Stoney Brook Road
Whippany,  NJ   07981
Tel: 973.428.2495  
WWW: www.HanoverTownship.com
 
  • Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., and Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Notes: Residents have the option to bring recyclables collected at curbside directly to the Center during the hours of operation. Recyclables and garbage should never be left outside the gate when the depot is not open. In an effort to ensure that traffic flows safely and smoothly through the Center.
  • Limitations: Landscapers, dump trucks and trailers are prohibited from the Recycling Center.
  • 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 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.

 
 

Acceptable Material - Recycling

E-Waste - Computers, TVs, etc. (Recycling) Effective 1/1/2012, TVs, computers, laptops and computer monitors are banned from being placed at the curb. These items with other electroncis can be dropped of for recycling here.
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 Hanover Township

 


Documents

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