Residential Recycling Program (County)

Recycling Bin with EarthThe Hunterdon County Residential Recycling Program, Hunterdon county residents only, is held at the:

  • Hunterdon County Transfer Station/Recycling Depot
    10 Petticoat Lane
    Annandale, New Jersey 08801
  • Phone: 908-236-9088
  • View the directions.

Hours:

Monday through Friday
7 am to 4:30 pm

Saturday
7 am to 12:45 pm

What is Accepted in the Bin

View the What Goes in the Bin Flyer (PDF).

Items accepted for recycling:

  • Aluminum cans: Only empty beverage cans will be accepted.
    • Other aluminum items will not be accepted
  • Cardboard, chipboard & brown paper bags: Corrugated, chipboard (boxboard) and brown paper bags will be accepted. Cardboard should NOT be tied.
    • Cardboard with food or food residue will not be accepted.
  • Glass bottles and jars: Food and beverage container glass with rings and caps removed will be accepted. All containers MUST be emptied and rinsed.
    • Cups, drinking glasses, dishes, ovenware, window glass, lead crystal TV tubes, light bulbs, mirrors or any other type of glass product will not be accepted.
  • Hard-covered books should be unbounded.
  • Junk mail and office paper: Unshredded junk mail and office paper will be accepted. Junk mail and office paper should not be tied or placed in a cardboard container/box.
    • Shredded or Bagged junk mail and office paper will not be accepted.
  • Newspaper, should not be tied with string or twine.
    • Newspaper bound in tape or other materials will not be accepted.
  • Paperback books
  • Plastics bottles number 1 through 7. Plastic bottles number 1 through 7 that originally contained liquids are accepted. All containers must be emptied and rinsed.
  • Telephone books
  • Tin and bi-metal cans are accepted if all food and other residue has been removed. Labels do not have to be removed.

                       NO PLASTIC BAGS!  YOU MUST EMPTY CONTENTS INTO THE CONTAINERS.