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Long Hill Township Solid Waste Information

Long Hill Township
915 Valley Road
Gillette,  NJ   07933
Tel: (908) 647-8000   Fax: (908) 647-4150
WWW: longhillnj.gov
 

Contacts From Long Hill Township

  • Al Gallo, Clean Communities Coordinator
    Long Hill Township
    1223 Valley Road
    Stirling,  NJ   07980
    Tel: (908) 647-0070   Fax: (908) 647-4150
    Email: roads@longhillnj.gov
    WWW: longhillnj.gov
     
  • Al Gallo, Recycling Coordinator
    Long Hill Township
    1223 Valley Road
    Stirling,  NJ   07980
    Tel: (908) 647-0070   Fax: (908) 647-4150
    Email: roads@longhillnj.gov
    WWW: longhillnj.gov
     

Solid Waste Services In Long Hill Township

Curbside Garbage Collection

  • Program Description: The town provides for residential garbage collection. The municipality pays for tipping fees directly.
  • Schedule: 

    Garbage collection is once per week and the town is split into colelction five zone and garbage collection begins at 6:00 a.m. each day. See the Long Hill garbage and recycling collection calendar.

    1. Zone 1 - Monday collection
    2. Zone 2 - Tuesday collection
    3. Zone 3 - Wednesday collection
    4. Zone 4 - Thursday collection
    5. Zone 5 - Friday collection
       
  • Service Provider: Grand Sanitation, PO Box 359, 
    Scotch Plains,  NJ   07076
    Tel: 908-222-1566   WWW: www.grandsanitation.com
     

Material Accepted

Type 10 Municipal Solid Waste (Disposal) Household garbage containers should be no larger than 96 gallon and there is 2 container limit of how many containers can be placed curbside.

 

Curbside Recycling Collection

  • Program Description: For Long Hill Township, the MCMUA collects single-stream mixed recyclables. This means that aluminum, glass bottles and jars, steel cans and plastic containers can be mixed with recyclable paper including newspaper, corrugated cardboard, junk mail, office paper, magazines, cartons, etc., for curbside collection. Additionally, none of the newspaper or cardboard needs to be bundled or tied. There is still a 50-pound weight limit on the recycling container put out at curbside for collection by the MCMUA. Please use a lid. Long Hill also operates a Recycling Center, or depot where certain recyclables can be dropped off for recycling.
  • Schedule: Single-Stream All-In-One Recycling Collection is every other Monday.
  • 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. If it is coated with plastic do not recycle. As a rule of thumb, it you can easily tear the cardboard, it is recyclable.
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 bottles. 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 bottles. 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 bottles. 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: During the month of January only the Public Works Department will collect Christmas trees if they are left curbside after use. Christmas trees can also be dropped off at the Public Works Recycling Center any day Monday-Thursday between 6:00 AM to 2:30 PM. Fridays 6:00 AM to 11:30 AM.
  • Service Provider: Long Hill Township, 1223 Valley Road, 
    Stirling,  NJ   07980
    Tel: 908-647-0070   Fax: 908-647-4150
    Email: roads@longhillnj.gov
    WWW: longhillnj.gov
     

Material Accepted

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

 

Curbside Bulky Waste Collection

  • Program Description: Curbside Scrap Metal, Appliance and TV Collection. Our goal is to boost recycling efforts from residents and have an easier schedule for residents to follow.
  • Schedule: 

    Effective January 1st 2021 the Public Works Department will be collecting Scrap Metal, Appliances, Electronics and TVs curbside on the bulk collection day schedule per zone which is always the last full week of every other month. Please refer to the calendar that is mailed to you or website for specific dates.

    Scrap metal / appliance curbside pickup is every other month. Place all metal items, electronics and large televisions along with any bulk items together curbside the night before the scheduled collection. Public Works will collect the scrap metal/appliances and electronics and the contracted garbage hauler will collect any bulky items. The Public Works staff may arrive at your home at a different time of day than the garbage hauler so please be patient, everything will be collected. Please check town calendar for scrap metal / appliance pick up dates.

  • Service Provider: Long Hill Township, 1223 Valley Road, 
    Stirling,  NJ   07980
    Tel: 908-647-0070   Fax: 908-647-4150
    Email: roads@longhillnj.gov
    WWW: longhillnj.gov
     

Material Accepted

Metal Appliances (Recycling) Refrigerators with the doors removed, stoves, washers, dryers, hot water heaters, air conditioners
Scrap Metal (Recycling) Large or small scrap metal items including automobile parts, scrap copper and iron pipe, propane tanks, old tools, metal lawn furniture, metal sinks and bathtubs,barbecue grills,outdoor power equipment.

 

Curbside Bulky Waste Collection

  • Program Description: Curbside bulky waste collection.
  • Schedule: Check with the town for more information.

    Bulky garbage collection is every other month and the town is split into five collection zones. See the town's website for the collection dates for each zone or click the Long Hill garabage and recycling collection calendar.

  • Service Provider: Grand Sanitation, PO Box 359, 
    Scotch Plains,  NJ   07076
    Tel: 908-222-1566   WWW: www.grandsanitation.com
     

Material Accepted

Type 13 Bulky Solid Waste (Disposal) Bulky items such as mattresses, box springs, furniture, carpeting (rolled and tied in bundles no longer than 4 feet in length), carpet padding, can be placed curbside with regular garbage on the scheduled Bulk Pickup dates only. Bulky items are picked up with household garbage by the current hauler only. There is no need to call to schedule a pick up. TVs are not a bulk item. There is a 2-item bulk pick up limit per month.

 


Municipal Recycling Depot(s) In Long Hill Township

Long Hill Public Works Recycling Center (Municipal Recycling Depot)
South End of Warren Ave.
Stirling,  NJ   07980
Tel: (908) 647-0070   Fax: 908-647-4150
Email: roads@longhillnj.gov
WWW: longhillnj.gov
 
  • Hours: Old PCs, TVs and Electronics may be dropped off at the Public Works Recycling Center any day Monday-Thursday between 6:00 AM and 2:30 PM, Fridays 6:00 AM to 11:30 AM. (Just walk in the front door and ask for help.)
  • Notes: A drop-off container for single-stream recyclig is available for use at the depot beginning in 2021.
  • Facility Type: Municipal Recycling Depot

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Documents

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