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Posted: Thursday, January 27, 2011 7:39 pm

New Galloway Convenience Center Hours

Tuesday - Saturday (8 a.m.-2 p.m.)

Recycling & Trash

PICK-UP:Residential Hauler*:

 

Waste Management 1-800-472-7335

EarthTech 1-609-383-1855

Free recycling stickers are available. Call 652-8657 x10 (GT Community Ed.)

*For a complete list of haulers, please refer to the yellow pages

Other Options:Take to Goodwill (Will not take appliances). 348-8401

 

Call the Salvation Army @ 347-9351

(Will pick up items in good condition)

Register on Craigslist: www.southjersey.craigslist.org

Call "RECIRCULATION HOTLINE" 652-8657 x 10

Non-Recyclable Construction/Demolition DebrisIncludes: Painted, stained, or treated wood, drywall, etc.

 

PICK-UP: Call your trash hauler.

DROP-OFF: Any CERTIFIED solid waste facility. ACUA 272-6950

Recyclable Construction / Demolition DebrisCLASS "B" RECYCLING CENTERS:

 

A.E. Stone 641-2781 Accepts: Asphalt, concrete, brick, clean wood

A.J. Puggi 926-6991 Accepts: Same as above

B & J Recycling 652-2434 Accepts: Same as above

TiresDROP- OFF: ACUA Transfer Station (Small per tire charge)

 

PICK UP: Call your trash hauler for a quote

Cellular Phones

DROP- OFF: Galloway Municipal Complex lobby.

Galloway Municipal Post Office

Used Motor OilCANNOT BE MIXED WITH ANY OTHER SUBSTANCE

 

DROP- OFF: Galloway Auto & Tire, Jimmie Leeds Road

Parkway Mobil, Jimmie Leeds Rd. & Parkway

ACUA-See Household Hazardous Waste schedule

 

Automobile & Boat Batteries

American Auto Salvage, Rte. 50 Mays Landing 965-2900

ACUA-See Household Hazardous Waste schedule

 

Propane Tanks (*A small disposal charge will apply.)

Suburban Propane, Hammonton 561-0820

ACUA 272-6960

Syringes

"Safe Sharps Away Program" ACMC - Mainland 652-1000

Register at Emergency Room M - F 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Used ClothingMUST BE CLEAN AND DRY!

 

Take to a local thrift shop.

Give to someone in need.

Take to any drop off: AMVETS; SALVATION ARMY, GOODWILL

Leaves Curbside collection ONCE a year by

PICK-UP:

Public Works beginning in October. This collection is for LEAVES ONLY.

Call 652-3700x255 for local contractor listings.

DROP-OFF: Leaves & grass clippings can be dropped off at the

Galloway Road Compost Facility.

HOURS: Wednesday-Saturday, 8AM-2:30PM

OPTION: Compost on your property-Call 652-8657 ext. 10 for details

Non-Recyclable Plastics

Includes: PVC pipe/ tubing, vinyl siding, plastic drums/ pesticide

containers, plastic stretch film, Styrofoam*, poly-coated paper

(juice & milk cartons) water hoses.

Place in with your regular trash or call your hauler for special

pickup.

*NOTE ON STYROFOAM "PEANUTS" : Most mailing and packing

services would love to have them.

Plastic BagsShopRite in Galloway and ShopRite in Absecon have collection

 

bins near the exits.

Paint & Antifreeze

DROP-OFF: ACUA-See Household Hazardous Waste schedule below

Compact Fluorescent Bulbs (CFLs)Galloway Community Education Office (Over Post Office)

DROP-OFF:

 

ACUA- See Household Hazardous Waste schedule below

 

Household Hazardous Waste *The Atlantic Co. Utilities Authority holds seven collections a

 

year from 9 AM-2 PM. Includes: Pesticides, lawn chemicals,

pool chemicals, cleaning solutions, fluorescent tubes.

Call ACUA AT 272-6950 for information.

Collections at ACUA: January 8, 2011; March 5, 2011; May 7, 2011;

July 9, 2011; Sept. 10, 2011; Nov. 5, 2011

Atlantic Co. Office Building /Mays Landing: October 8, 2011

Consumer ElectronicsIncludes: Computers, Printers, TVs, VCRs, DVDs, Stereo Components

 

DROP OFF: BEST BUY, GOODWILL*

* Beginning 1/1/11: It is illegal to dispose of Computers & TVs as trash

The private trash contractors that work in our

Township provide residential recycling collection

to their customers at no additional charge.

Bulky Metal & Non-Recyclable Bulk Items(Public Works pickup no longer available; please call 652-3700x255 for latest info.)

 

Call your trash hauler for a quote.

Metal includes: Washers, dryers, water heaters, swing sets ( NO

CONCRETE ), bicycles, bed frames, lawn mowers, file cabinets, refrigerators,

air conditioners, freezers, pots and pans.

DROP OFF: American Auto Salvage 965-6700

James Garrett 641-6973

WORKING REFRIGERATORS:

Call NJ Clean Energy Program for FREE PICKUP:

1-877-270-3520 or visit NJCleanEnergy.com ($50 rebate)

BULK TRASH:Bulk non-recyclable includes: Mattresses, furniture, carpeting

 

DROP OFF: ACUA 272-6950

 

DROP OFF AREAS:

Carton Avenue Recycling CenterITEMS ACCEPTED: Glass bottles & jars, cans,

 

paper, corrugated cardboard,

rechargeable household

batteries, plastic bottles & jars

HOURS: Open Daily, 7AM - 5PM

Galloway Road Convenience Center

RECYCLING DROP OFF:

ITEMS ACCEPTED: Glass bottles & jars, cans,

paper, corrugated cardboard,

rechargeable household

batteries, plastic bottles & jars

HOURS: Tuesday- Saturday 8 AM - 2:30 PM

CONVENIENCE CENTER:ITEMS ACCEPTED: Clean clothing & fabric (AmVets)

 

RIGID PLASTICS

AVAILABLE HERE: Free leaf compost for residents.

Landscapers & non-residents:

Call Public Works for pricing

information.

HOURS: Tuesday - Saturday 8 AM -2:30 PM

COMPOST SITE:

ITEMS ACCEPTED: Leaves, & grass clippings

HOURS: Wednesday -Saturday 8 AM- 2:30 PM

CURBSIDE & DROP OFF INSTRUCTIONS

SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING

- Put Cans/Bottles/Plastics/Cardboard/Paper Together

Cans & Bottles

- Includes: Glass bottles & jars (all colors), steel, aluminum,

aerosol & empty, dry paint cans. Remove lids; leave the labels

on.

DO NOT INCLUDE: Window glass, light bulbs, mirror

glass, drinking glasses or ceramics...place in with regular trash.

Plastic #s

Includes: Soda bottles, milk/water jugs, laundry/dishwashing

detergent bottles, plastic jars, microwave trays, yogurt containers,

small flower pots.

 

DO NOT INCLUDE: Plastic toys*, large flower pots & pails*, Styrofoam, vinyl siding, razors, lighters... place in regular trash. *Large flower pots & plastic toys can be brought for Rigid Plastic recycling.

Paper/Cardboard

Includes: Newspapers, magazines, catalogs,

phone books, junk mail, office paper, brown paper

bags, food boxes (like pasta & cereal), gift

boxes; paper egg cartons, hardback books (no

covers), pizza boxes (no food residue), corrugated

(brown) cardboard. Corrugated cardboard . NO

PLASTIC BAGS!

DO NOT INCLUDE: Wrapping paper, milk cartons, juice boxes,

...place in with regular trash.

DROP OFF ONLY !Rechargeable Household Batteries

 

Includes: Nickel Cadmium (NI-CD) Nickel Metal Hydride,

Mercury Oxide, Lithium Ion (Li-ion) and small sealed lead (PB)

batteries. These can be found in cordless power tools, cellular & cordless phones, lap top computers and camcorders. Place in a clear plastic bag and bring to either recycling drop -off area.

GALLOWAY ROAD DROP OFF ONLY !Rigid Plastics

 

Includes: Laundry baskets, buckets, , trash cans, plastic

toys, "kiddie" pools, pet carriers, coolers, VHS tapes,

CDs & DVD's /cases, clear molded blister packaging,

flower pots/trays, lawn furniture, plastic auto bumpers.

DO NOT INCLUDE: PVC Pipe, vinyl siding, plastic bags, water hoses.

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