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6/18/2021 - Recycling Alert


County Wide Recycling Emergency:

Due to the county wide recycling emergency Burlington Township will be opening our recycling center Monday and Tuesday from 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM for recyclables ONLY (cardboard, paper, food and beverage cans, glass bottles and jars, and plastic bottles # 1 and # 2 type only).  We encourage our residents to use the Township Recycling Facility due to the delays by the county recycling service collection.

Burlington Township Compost Center – Recycling Drop Off Site
Location: 902 Lake Avenue, Burlington, NJ 08016

Normal Hours of Operation:
Wednesday – 11:30 am to 3:00 pm
hursdays and Friday – 7:30 am to 3:00 pm
Saturdays and Sundays – 8:00 am to 3:30 pm

Additional information on the county recycling program:

 The recycling schedule is anticipated to remain fluid for several additional weeks, so we are encouraging residents to continue checking the recycling hotline at 609-267-6889 and the county website, for the latest updates and available schedules.  Residents can also download the Recycling Coach app at or from Google play or Apple store for up-to-date information and to receive notifications about upcoming collection make-up days

We appreciate your patience and continued support during this time and we sincerely apologize for the inconveniences this may cause.