The Borough of Medford Lakes is helping keep our Earth cleaner through its recycling program. Curbside pickup, recycling drop off, and household hazardous waste collection are included in our recycling efforts. Paper, cardboard, glass bottles and jars, aluminum and steel food & beverage cans, empty aerosol cans, and plastic bottles can all be placed on your curbside for recycling no later then 6 a.m. on collection days. Our Drop off Bins are located behind the Firehouse (Stokes Road & Lenape Trail). Household Batteries may be deposited at Drop off. Used motor oil must be delivered to Public Works personnel only 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM M-F.
Banned from Landfills & Incinerators in New Jersey
Computers, television, laptops and monitors are banned from all landfills and incinerators in New Jersey. These items can be dropped off at the Burlington County Resource Recovery Complex in Florence and also at the Goodwill Donation Center in Medford.
Household Hazardous Waste
Household Hazardous Waste* include: paints, solvents, antifreeze and used motor oil. These items can be deposited every third Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to noon. Collection locations rotate among Medford Lakes, Shamong and Tabernacle.