Woolwich Township, NJ

www.woolwichtwp.org

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Trash and Recycling Department

Office Hours
Monday thru Friday
8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Contact

 Person
Mark F. Fruits

Phone
(856) 467-1445 ext. 3114

 


WOOLWICH TOWNSHIP 2018 COLLECTION SCHEDULE
HOLIDAY, OFFICES CLOSED
 
                                             
JANUARY   FEBRUARY   MARCH
SU MO TU WE TH FR SA   SU MO TU WE TH FR SA   SU MO TU WE TH FR SA
  1 2 3 4 5 6           1 2 3           1 2 3
7 8 9 10 11 12 13   4 5 6 7 8 9 10   4 5 6 7 8 9 10
14 15 16 17 18 19 20   11 12 13 14 15 16 17   11 12 13 14 15 16 17
21 22 23 24 25 26 27   18 19 20 21 22 23 24   18 19 20 21 22 23 24
28 29 30 31         25 26 27 28         25 26 27 28 29 30 31
METAL COLLECTION   METAL COLLECTION   METAL COLLECTION
YARD WASTE PICK UP    NO YARD WASTE PICK UP     YARD WASTE PICK UP
 
APRIL   MAY   JUNE
SU MO TU WE TH FR SA   SU MO TU WE TH FR SA   SU MO TU WE TH FR SA
1 2 3 4 5 6 7       1 2 3 4 5             1 2
8 9 10 11 12 13 14   6 7 8 9 10 11 12   3 4 5 6 7 8 9
15 16 17 18 19 20 21   13 14 15 16 17 18 19   10 11 12 13 14 15 16
22 23 24 25 26 27 28   20 21 22 23 24 25 26   17 18 19 20 21 22 23
29 30             27 28 29 30 31       24 25 26 27 28 29 30
METAL COLLECTION   METAL COLLECTION   METAL COLLECTION
YARD WASTE PICK UP   YARD WASTE PICK UP   YARD WASTE PICK UP
 
JULY   AUGUST   SEPTEMBER
SU MO TU WE TH FR SA   SU MO TU WE TH FR SA   SU MO TU WE TH FR SA
1 2 3 4 5 6 7         1 2 3 4               1
8 9 10 11 12 13 14   5 6 7 8 9 10 11   2 3 4 5 6 7 8
15 16 17 18 19 20 21   12 13 14 15 16 17 18   9 10 11 12 13 14 15
22 23 24 25 26 27 28   19 20 21 22 23 24 25   16 17 18 19 20 21 22
29 30 31           26 27 28 29 30 31     23/30 24 25 26 27 28 29
METAL COLLECTION METAL COLLECTION METAL COLLECTION
YARD WASTE PICK UP YARD WASTE PICK UP  YARD WASTE PICK UP 
                                 
OCTOBER   NOVEMBER   DECEMBER
SU MO TU WE TH FR SA   SU MO TU WE TH FR SA   SU MO TU WE TH FR SA
  1 2 3 4 5 6           1 2 3               1
7 8 9 10 11 12 13   4 5 6 7 8 9 10   2 3 4 5 6 7 8
14 15 16 17 18 19 20   11 12 13 14 15 16 17   9 10 11 12 13 14 15
21 22 23 24 25 26 27   18 19 20 21 22 23 24   16 17 18 19 20 21 22
28 29 30 31         25 26 27 28 29 30     23 24 25 26 27 28 29
METAL COLLECTION METAL COLLECTION   30 31          
YARD WASTE PICK UP YARD WASTE PICK UP   METAL COLLECTION
                                YARD WASTE PICK UP
                                             

 

 

 

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TRASH AND RECYCLING

Trash and Recycling is collected by zones 4 days a week Tuesday through Friday .For you service day call 856-467-1445 x 3114.

Trash Collection

            *Garbage must be placed in a container or trash bag or combination of the two.

            * Garbage containers cannot be larger than 32 gallons in size and contents weighing no more than 50 pounds.

            * Garbage may be placed curbside no earlier than 6 p.m. prior to you collection day aand no later than 6 a.m. the day of your scheduled collection.  

            * Containers shall be removed from curbside no later than 9 p.m. on your collection day.    

 

Bulk Household Trash 

            * Bulk trash collection is not a special pick up. Qualifying bulk items are pick- up on your regular scheduled trash day. No special arrangements required

            * Bulk items must be placed curbside for collection.

            * Household bulk items include but not limited to, mattresses, box springs, wood furniture, couches, sofas, chairs, non-metal doors and windows, carpet and the like. If you are uncertain, please call 856-467-144-x3114.        

            * Carpet must be cut into 4 foot lengths, rolled and tied in bundles weighting less than 50 pounds.  

            * Mattresses / box springs placed out in in climate weather need to be wrapped in plastic to prevent saturation.

            * Woolwich Twp. does not accept soils of any type, concrete, concrete blocks    or concrete materials, asphalt, pavers, bricks, stones or the likes. For disposal contact a concrete/asphalt recycler.

Single Stream Recycling Collection     

            * Recycling containers are supplied by Woolwich Township and are the property of the Township. Issued recycle containers stay with the residential unit. Residents are to use the blue issued container for their household recyclables.

            * New residents purchasing new homes that require a container may call 856-467-1445 x 3114 for container.

            * Single stream recyclables maybe placed curbside no earlier than 6 p.m. prior your scheduled collection day and no later than 6 a.m. the day of your scheduled collection.

            * Containers shall be removed from curbside no later than 9 p.m. on your collection day.

            *Recycling items include but not limited to, newspaper, cardboard, junk mail, office paper, magazines, books, paper bags, juice boxes, plastic containers, glass containers, aluminum and tin/steel beverage and food cans and the like.

            * Please remove caps from all containers and recycle both the container and cap.

            * The blue recycling container is not for wood, grass clippings, or other vegetative waste, household refuse or e-waste. Use for single stream recycling only.

            * Unsure about a recycle item please call 856-467-1445 x 3114.    

Vegetation Collection

            Vegetation collection is a seasonal program collected on Mondays unless a Holiday falls on Monday than material is collected on Tuesdays. Material needs to be proper prepared to be collected. Weak kit type string or the like is not acceptable for bundling and will not be collected. Please make sure bundles are tie securely. Please us discretion with in climate weather and the use of paper bags.

            * Yard clippings, grass and weeds, plant waste, old mulch and the like will be collected if placed in brown paper lawn/leaf bags or dedicated 32 gallon container.       Filled bags/containers cannot weigh more than 50 pounds.

            * NO PLASTIC BAGS.

            *Materials may be placed to the curb no earlier than 6 p.m. prior to you collection day and no later than then 6 a.m. the day of collection.

            * All containers shall be removed from curbside by 9 p.m. day of collection.

            *Tree branches need to be 4 foot or less in length tied in bundles or placed in container weighing less than 50 pounds. Loose branches will not be collected.

            *Clean wood free from paint, stain, creosote or chemical treated compounds will be collected, provide they are prepared properly as instructed above.

             *No stumps or logs.

 

 

           2018 WOOLWICH TOWNSHIP METAL COLLECTION PROGRAM

Woolwich Township provides bi monthly metal recycling collection

every first and third Wednesday of each month.

To be placed on the collection list

residents need to contact the recycling office at (856) 467-1445 ext. 3114

or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please leave your name, phone number, address and item or items you will be putting out.

All items need to be curbside the night before the scheduled collection or no later than 6 a.m. the day of the event.

Refrigerators and other like items need the doors removed or secured so no one can be trapped inside. 

2018 Collection Dates 

January                    3rd and 17th                         

February                  7th and 21st

March                       7th and 21st                          

April                         4th and 18th

May                          2nd and 16th                       

June                         6th and 20th

July                          5th* and 18th                      

August                    1st   and 15th

September              5th and 19th                         

October                   3rd and 17th

November               7th and 21st                          

December               5th and 19th

* July 4th is a Holiday; metal collection will be on Thursday July 5th

                       

GLOUCESTER COUNTY 2018

HOUSEHOLD SPECIAL WASTE COLLECTION DAYS

A Gloucester County Sponsored Program

(All Events 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Rain or Shine)

Two (2) at the GCSWC Landfill,                                              Two (2) at GC Road Department
493 Monroeville Road, South Harrison                                  1200 N. Delsea Drive, Clayton

ARRIL 21ST and SEPTEMBER 22ND                                         

MAY 19TH and OCTOBER 20TH

 

MATERIALS ACCEPTED FOR DISPOSAL

Oil base paints, stains, motor oil, antifreeze,

Fluorescent tubes, CFL light bulbs, ballasts, lead acid &

Ni-cad batteries, solvents, pesticides, cleaners,

Kerosene, herbicides, gasoline, turpentine, varnish,

Fertilizers, rat poisons, auto & floor care products, weed killers,

Lighter fluid, propane tanks, fire extinguishers, photo & pool chemicals.

NO LATEX PAINT or ALKALINE BATTERIES ACCEPTED.

Latex is a water-based & non- hazardous when dry.

Please dry out cans with kitty litter & dispose in regular trash

Standard alkaline non-rechargeable batteries may

Also be placed in the regular trash.

For more information please go to www.gcian.com

NO PRESCRIPTION OR OVER THE COUNTER MEDICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.    

NO ASBESTOS PRODUCTS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

The program is for Gloucester County Residents only

Commercial Businesses are prohibited from participation

 

Collection Dates

April 21st and September 22nd at Gloucester County Landfill

And

May 19th and October 20th at the Gloucester County Road Department

For more information please contact GCIA at (856) 478-6045, ext. 25

E-WASTE RECYCLING

Woolwich Township presently is working on a program to bring e-waste collection back to the community. But until the program is finalized and implemented Woolwich Township residents may take their e-waste items to the Gloucester County Landfill where the material will be recycled. This is open to all County residents at no charge. The facility is located at 493 Monroeville Road, in South Harrison; contact number is (856) 478-6045 ext. 25   

Please check back for future program updates.

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2018 Paper Shredding Events

Township of Woolwich and the Borough of Swedesboro present the following shredding dates in 2018. Residents may bring their old files and the like to any of the scheduled dates.

Open to Woolwich and Swedesboro residents only. No businesses.

When                                           Time                                       Location

Saturday, April 14, 2018                9am to 12 noon                    Swedesboro

Wednesday, June 6, 2018             5pm to 8pm                           Woolwich

Saturday, September, 15, 2018     9am to 12 noon                     Woolwich

Saturday, November 10, 2018       9am to 12noon                      Swedesboro

Locations

Swedesboro: Empty lot between Cheega Funeral Home and Red Hen/Tavro13. Downtown area on Kings Highway

Woolwich: Woolwich Municipal Building, rear parking lot at Center Square Road and Village Green Drive

Please note each event is scheduled for 3 hours or until the truck is full

Sponsored and funded by the Township of Woolwich and the Borough of Swedesboro

Clean Communities Grant

In Cooperation with the Board of Chosen Freeholders of Gloucester County

Robert M. Damminger, Freeholder Director

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MARCH IS GLOUCESTER COUNTY'S TIRE AMNESTY  MONTH 

Auto and Pickup Tires can be dropped off at

the Gloucester County Solid Waste Complex\493 Monroeville Road (Rt. 694)

South Harrison Twp.

March1-29

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Saturday, March 17, 8:00 a.m.-noon

Click here for flyer

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CURB YOUR CLUTTER PROGRAM

WOOLWICH NOW ACCEPTS USED CLOTHING AND ELECTRONICS AT YOUR DOORSTEP!!

Click HERE for more information