Five household hazardous waste drop-off events will be held in 2017 at various locations.

• Middlesex County residents only (proof of County residency will be requested).
• Residential waste only. Waste from commercial or industrial sources is prohibited.
• No containers larger than 10 gallons accepted.
• Leave HHW materials in their original containers whenever possible. If materials are not in original containers, label the container to indicate contents.


The 2017 Household Hazardous Waste drop-off days, a free service provided to Middlesex County residents, are scheduled from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. on the following dates excluding July 21 in Piscataway:

Sunday, March 19, 2017
Middlesex County College, 2600 Woodbridge Ave. (Mill Road Entrance) in Edison                   

Saturday, May 20, 2017
Middlesex County Division of Highways, Apple Orchard Lane in North Brunswick

Friday, July 21, 2017   12 pm - 6 pm.
Piscataway Vo-Tech, 21 Suttons Ln, Piscataway

Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017
Woodbridge Department of Public Works, 225 Smith St. in Keasbey  

Sunday, Oct 15, 2017
Old Bridge Department of Public Works at the Old Bridge Municipal Plaza, Route 516 in Old Bridge

Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017
Middlesex County College, 2600 Woodbridge Ave. (Mill Road Entrance) in Edison


Acceptable items
include, but are not limited to:

Note: Residents can dispose of Alkaline batteries in the regular trash.

Items NOT accepted:

 Items listed are not intended to be all inclusive.  If residents should have further questions about an item or require directions to a drop-off site, please contact Middlesex County’s Solid Waste Management staff at 732-745-4170.  

 For general information about HHW, visit the Association of New Jersey Household Hazardous Waste Coordinators website at: www.njhazwaste.com.