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2016 Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Days are scheduled on the following dates from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.  This service is provided for Middlesex County residents only, free of charge.   


Sunday, March 20, 2016              Middlesex County College, Edison                   
Saturday, May 21, 2016               Middlesex County Division of Highways, North Brunswick
Sunday, July 17, 2016                   Old Bridge Department of Public Works               
Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016             Woodbridge Department of Public Works   
Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016                  Middlesex County College, Edison     

Acceptable Items: Adhesives, Aerosol Cans, Anti-Freeze, Brake Fluid, Car Batteries, Cleaners, Drain Cleaners, Florescent Bulbs, Gasoline, Gas/Oil Mix, Kerosene, Lighter Fluid, Mercury, Motor Oil/Filters, Paints (Latex/Oil), Paint Thinner, Pesticides/Herbicides, Photographic Chemicals, Pool Chemicals, Propane Tanks, Stains/Varnishes, Thermometers, Thermostats.

Rechargeable & Button Cell Batteries (individually bag each battery or tape each terminal end prior to transport).  Alkaline batteries can disposed of in regular trash.

 Non-acceptable Items: Appliances/Furniture, Electronics, Empty Containers, Explosives and Munitions, Infectious/Medical Waste, Smoke Detectors, Tires.

Please, no containers over 10 gallons.

*items listed are not intended to be all inclusive.  Call if you have questions about any other items.

For information on other Solid Waste Management Programs, contact

Directions to Drop off sites
Middlesex County Solid Waste Management Program


Middlesex County Solid Waste Management
711 Jersey Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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