Middlesex County’s award-winning paint recycling program features ten permanent paint drop-off sites, where paint and paint-related products are collected, recycled and properly disposed. Open to Middlesex County residents only (proof of County residency will be requested).

The program was created by the MCIA, the County Division of Solid Waste Management, the Solid Waste Advisory Council and the Board of Chosen Freeholders.

Items Accepted:
latex water and oil-based paint • stains • varnishes • lacquers • thinners • paint in aerosol spray cans

Paint Drop-off Sites & Hours:
Closed holidays and some holiday weekends. Call (732) 745-4170 to confirm.

Note: In months that include five Saturdays, no sites are open on the fifth Saturday.

1st Saturday of the Month
Middlesex Borough Recycling Center: 8 a.m. - 12 noon
1200 Mountain Avenue, Middlesex Borough
East Brunswick Reclamation Center: 8 a.m. - 12 noon
357 Dunhams Corner Road, East Brunswick

2nd Saturday of the Month
Dunellen Public Works: 8 a.m. - 12 noon
235 Hall Street, Dunellen
New Brunswick Public Works: 8 a.m. - 12 noon
400 Jersey Avenue, New Brunswick
Old Bridge Public Works: 8 a.m. - 12 noon
1 Old Bridge Plaza, Municipal Center, Old Bridge

3rd Saturday of the Month
South Plainfield Recycling Center: 8 a.m. - 12 noon
Kenneth Avenue, South Plainfield
Helmetta Borough Hall: 8 a.m. - 12 noon
51 Main Street, Helmetta
Monroe Recycling Center 8 a.m. - 12 noon
76 Gravelhill - Spotswood Rd., Monroe

4th Saturday of the Month
Woodbridge Municipal Services Center: 8 a.m. - 12 noon
225 Smith Street, Keasbey
South Brunswick Recycling Center: 8 a.m. - 12 noon
540 Ridge Road, Monmouth Junction