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Recycling Materials Index





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This index is not an exhaustive one for the Recycling Program. Also, some of the items are related to the Recycling Program; however their links go to non-Recycling Program web sites.

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Aluminum/Aluminum Cans

Category and Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Recycling Markets Directory

 
 

Antifreeze

Category and Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)
List of New Jersey County Household Hazardous Waste Coordinators and Program Summaries
Class D Recyclable Materials definition - New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
USEPA information on Antifreeze Recycling - Best enviroronmental practices and Buy Recycled - Vehicular Products

   
 

Appliances

County by County Listing of Designated Mandatory Recyclable Materials
EPA Publication - Safe Disposal Procedures for Household Appliances that Use Refrigerants
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Recycling Markets Directory

   
 

Asphalt

Asphalt Millings Guidance Document
Category and Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)
Class B Recycling Facilities
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Recycling Facility Exemption for Construction Debris

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B

Batteries

Call2Recycle® Sponsors Association of New Jersey Household Hazardous Waste Coordinators Battery Recycling Initiative
Category and Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)
Homeowners Guide to Proper Household Battery Management
“Is Your Life Mercury Free?” informational brochure
Product Stewardship Information Page
Recycle Your Rechargeable Batteries!


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C

Carpeting

See Textiles

   
 

Class A Recyclable Materials

County by County Listing of Designated Mandatory Recyclable Materials
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Recycling Markets Directory

 
 

Class B Recyclable Materials

Class B Recycling Facilities
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
“Preserving Trees During Site Development: Economic, Environmental and Social Benefits” fact sheet
Recycling Facility Exemption for Construction Debris

 
 

Class C Recyclable Materials

Class C Recycling Facilities
New Jersey’s Manual on Composting Leaves & Management of Other Yard Trimmings
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Technical Manual for Class C Recycling Center Approvals

 
 

Class D Recyclable Materials

Authorized Class D Used Oil Recycling Facilities
Brochure - Recycle Used Motor Oil - When You Do It Yourself, Do It Right
Compact Fluorescent Bulb Recycling News!
“Is Your Life Mercury Free?”
informational brochure
Universal Waste Information Site
Product Stewardship Information Page
Used Oil Recycling - County Drop-off Locations

 
 

Compostables

Article on Backyard Composting (Rutgers University)
Class C Recycling Facilities
New Jersey’s Manual on Composting Leaves & Management of Other Yard Trimmings
Source Reduction in the Garden (Summer, 2006 article)
Technical Manual for Class C Recycling Center Approvals

 
  Computer Printout

Category and Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)
County by County Listing of Designated Mandatory Recyclable Materials
Recycling Markets Directory
 
 

Computers

Electronics Waste Brochure
“Is Your Life Mercury Free?” informational brochure
List of New Jersey County Household Hazardous Waste Coordinators and Program Summaries
Universal Waste Information Site
Product Stewardship Information Page

 
 

Construction Debris

Class B Recycling Facilities
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
“Preserving Trees During Site Development: Economic, Environmental and Social Benefits” fact sheet
Recycling Facility Exemption for Construction Debris
Vinyl Scrap Recycling

 
  Corrugated

Category/Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)

County by County Listing of Designated Mandatory Recyclable Materials
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Recycling Markets Directory
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D

Demolition Debris

Class B Recycling Facilities
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Vinyl Scrap Recycling

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E

Electronics Waste

Electronics Waste Brochure
“Is Your Life Mercury Free?”
informational brochure
List of New Jersey County Household Hazardous Waste Coordinators and Program Summaries
Product Stewardship Information Page
"Recycle Your Cell Phone - It's An Easy Call"
Universal Waste
Information Site

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F

Fishing Line

Monofilament Fishing Line Recycling Now Available

   
 

Fluorescent Tubes

Compact Fluorescent Bulb Recycling News!
Fluorescent Bulb Recycling

Hazardous Waste Lamp Fact Sheet
“Is Your Life Mercury Free?” informational brochure
Product Stewardship Information Page
Universal Waste Information Site

 
 

Food Waste

2010 Food Waste Recycling Demonstration Grant Program for New Jersey Colleges and Universities
Category/Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)
Class C Recycling Facilities
Technical Manual for Class C Recycling Center Approvals

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G

Garbage

See Solid and Hazardous Waste Permitting Page

 
 

Glass Containers

Category/Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)
County by County Listing of Designated Mandatory Recyclable Materials
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Recycling Markets Directory

 
 

Grass Clippings

Brochure - Grass - Cut It and Leave It
Source Reduction (waste reduction) “Cut it and Leave It”
Source Reduction in the Garden (Summer, 2006 article)

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H

Holiday Waste

Food Waste Starts at Home...Or Stops
Trimming Our Holiday “Wasteline”
Post-Holiday Stuff - Management Suggestions

 

Household Hazardous Waste

List of New Jersey County Household Hazardous Waste Coordinators and Program Summaries

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J

Junk Mail

Source Reduction (waste reduction)

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L

Leaves

Article on Backyard Composting (Rutgers University)
Class C Recycling Facilities
New Jersey’s Manual on Composting Leaves & Management of Other Yard Trimmings
Source Reduction in the Garden (Summer, 2006 article)
Technical Manual for Class C Recycling Center Approvals

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M

Metals

Category/Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)
County by County Listing of Designated Mandatory Recyclable Materials
EPA Publication - Safe Disposal Procedures for Household Appliances that Use Refrigerants
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Recycling Markets Directory
 
 

Mixed Office Paper

Category/Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)
County by County Listing of Designated Mandatory Recyclable Materials
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Recycling Markets Directory

 
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N

Newspapers

Category/Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)
County by County Listing of Designated Mandatory Recyclable Materials
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Recycling Markets Directory

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O

Oil (Used)

Authorized “Class D” Used Oil Facilities
Brochure - Recycle Used Motor Oil - When You Do It Yourself, Do It Right
County and Municipal Recycling Coordinators
Guidelines for Siting Used Oil Collection Tanks
List of New Jersey County Household Hazardous Waste Coordinators and Program Summaries
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Used Oil Recycling - County Drop-off Locations

 
 

Organics

Brochure - Grass - Cut It and Leave It
Class C Recycling Facilities

New Jersey’s Manual on Composting Leaves & Management of Other Yard Trimmings
“Preserving Trees During Site Development: Economic, Environmental and Social Benefits” fact sheet
Source Reduction (waste reduction) “Cut it and Leave It” information
Source Reduction in the Garden (Summer, 2006 article)
Technical Manual for Class C Recycling Center Approvals

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Packaging

Source Reduction (waste reduction)

 
 

Paint

Lead-Based Paint Abatement Debris Disposal Guidelines
List of New Jersey County Household Hazardous Waste Coordinators and Program Summaries

 
 

Paper (Recyclable)

Category/Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)
County by County Listing of Designated Mandatory Recyclable Materials
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Recycling Markets Directory

 

Petroleum Contaminated Soil

Category/Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)

 

Plastics

Category/Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)
County by County Listing of Designated Mandatory Recyclable Materials
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Recycling Markets Directory

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Refrigerators

Safe Disposal Requirements for Household Applicances that Use Refrigerants

 

Rubber

See Tires (Scrap)

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S

Scrap Tires

See Tires (Scrap)

 
 

Solid Waste

Solid and Hazardous Waste Program website

 
 

Steel Cans

See Metal

 
 

Street Sweepings

Guidance Document for the Management of Street Sweepings and Other Road Cleanup Materials

 
 

Stumps

See Tree Parts/Tree Stumps

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T

Textiles

Carpet Recycling Facilities
Category/Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)

 
 

Tin Cans

See Metals

 
 

Tires (Scrap)

Category/Definitions of Recyclable Materials (for Recycling Tonnage Report)
County and Municipal Recycling Coordinators
Local Tire Management Program Fund grants
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Scrap Tire Facilities and Tipping Fees
“Scrap Tire Management in New Jersey” section from Statewide Solid Waste Management Plan 2006
UMDNJ- EOHSI Crumb Infill and Turf Report, October 31, 2011 – “Crumb Infill and Turf Characterization for Trace Elements and Organic Materials”

 
   
 

Trash

See Solid Waste

 
 

Tree Parts/Tree Stumps

Class B Recycling Facilities
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
“Preserving Trees During Site Development: Economic, Environmental and Social Benefits” fact sheet
Recycling Facility Exemption for Construction Debris

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U

Universal Waste

Compact Fluorescent Bulb Recycling News!
County and Municipal Recycling Coordinators
“Is Your Life Mercury Free?” informational brochure
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Source Reduction (waste reduction)
Product Stewardship
Universal Waste Information Site

 
 

Used Oil

See Oil (Used)

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V

Vegetative Waste

See Class C Recyclable Materials, Compostables, Food Waste and Organics

 

Vinyl Scrap

New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Recycling Facility Exemption for Construction Debris
Vinyl Scrap Recycling Comes to New Jersey

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W

Wallboard

Class B Recycling Facilities
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
Recycling Facility Exemption for Construction Debris

 
 

White Goods

See Metals

 
 

Wood Waste

Class B Recycling Facilities
New Jersey Recycling Law and Recycling Rule
“Preserving Trees During Site Development: Economic, Environmental and Social Benefits” fact sheet
Recycling Facility Exemption for Construction Debris

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