Disposal of Bulky Waste
GENERATION OF MEDICAL WASTE
it is technically "legal" for a home self-care generator of syringes
(sharps) to place them in the garbage if properly secured, there is
a much safer way to dispose of these items. Many hospitals in and around
the County participate in the New Jersey Hospital Association's Safe
Syringe Program. Hospitals provide sharps containers to the home generator
that the generator returns to the hospital when full. Contact the hospitals
listed below for further information.
Note: Under no circumstances should needles ever be put in any
type of container and placed out for recycling collection . This is
very hazardous to recycling center employees.
can mail smoke detectors back to the appropriate manufacturer only.
All alarms/detectors are to be marked "for disposal".
2820 Thatcher Road
Downings Grove, IL 60515
3334 Main Street
Skokie, IL 60076
Aurora, IL 60504- 8132
1055 Stevenson Ct.
Roselle, IL 60172
388 N. Ellicot Creek Road
Amherst, NY 14428
You may also try
contacting the place of purchase
for options or suggestions.
of Bulky Waste
a hauling permit wishing to self haul
bulky waste, i.e. construction/demolition debris, can utilize a system
set up at the following locations:
Waste Systems / MCC
Recycling Transfer Station
5 Industrial Drive
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
120 Baekeland Ave
Middlesex, NJ 08846
92 Baekeland Avenue
Middlesex, NJ 08846
Transfer & Recycling
Baldwin Street & 2101 Roosevelt Avenue
South Plainfield, NJ 07080
75 Crows Mill Road
Keasby, NJ 08832
hours and specific requirements. There will be a 1 ton minimum charge.
Do not dispose of prescriptions and over the counter medications down the drain or toilet! Wastewater treatment facilities cannot remove harmful pharmaceutical compounds and these may end up in your drinking water.
For information about collection days and drop-off locations for medications, please visit the following websites:
Pedals for Progress is a nonprofit group that collects bicycles for reuse. Visit their website at www.p4p.org to find the collection nearest you.