Township of Hazlet

Phone: (732) 787-3636 or (732) 787-3573

Fax: (732) 787-0361

Recycling Coordinator – Edward Zimmerman, Extension 27

Nancy O'Grady 732-264-1700, Extension 8654

For container repair, please call 732-264-1700 Extension 8654

Leaf Bags available September 22nd - December 13th, while supplies last.

What Is Recyclable
Placing Your Container
What is NOT Recyclable


HOURS OF OPERATION: (except for legal holidays)


1766 Union Avenue
Hazlet, NJ 07730

8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday through Thursday

39 Leocadia Court
Hazlet, NJ 07730

June, July & August:
7:00am - 2:30pm, Monday through Friday
8:15am - 1:45pm, Saturday

January - May & September - December
7:30am - 3:00pm, Monday through Friday
8:15am - 1:45pm, Saturday

For 2014, the Recycling Yard will be closed on the following dates:

  • Jan. 1st, 20th
  • Feb. 17th
  • April 18th
  • May 26th
  • July 4th
  • Sept. 1st
  • Oct. 13th
  • Nov. 4th, 11th, 27th, 28th
  • Dec. 24th, 25th, 31st

Recyclable materials that are accepted at the yard during operating hours are as follows:

  • Batteries (automobile and rechargeable only...non-rechargeable no longer accepted)
  • Commingle (see "What is Commingle")
  • Computers/electronics/TVs. Monmouth county residents may drop off electronics, computers and TVs at the recycling center. All types of TVs will be accepted.
  • Corrugated Cardboard
  • Brush & Leaves (Leaf bags handed out Monday, September 22nd, through Saturday, December 13th only. No more than 50 per resident allowed)
  • Magazines and junk mail
  • Newspapers
  • White Metal (see "White Metal")
  • Any item containing freon (refrigerators, air conditioners, freezers) will require a $25.00 fee for disposal.
  • For your recycling collection schedule refer to the Recycling Collection Days section. The streets are listed alphabetically in each zone.