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Recycling Awards

2018 NJDEP Recycling Award Application - applications due July 27, 2018!

  • Recycling Awards Program - The Department promotes recycling through the annual recycling awards program that is coordinated in conjunction with the Association of New Jersey Recyclers (ANJR). The awards recognize the outstanding recycling achievements of municipalities, counties, businesses and industry and individuals, as well as schools and other institutions and are presented at ANJR’s annual recycling symposium. This program has generated positive publicity for New Jersey’s recycling efforts.

    Photos of 2017 Recycling Awards Winners

  • Recycling Award Winners:
  • The New Jersey Environmental Excellence Awards Program – While this program is not specific to recycling, it was established by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection as a way of recognizing outstanding environmental performance, programs and projects in the state. In addition to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, the New Jersey Corporation for Advanced Technology (NJCAT) and the State League of Municipalities are co-sponsors of this program. Visit for more information about this program.