Middlesex County Programs

Guide to curbside recycling in Old Bridge from the
Middlesex County Improvement Authority

County Paper Shredding Events
-Open to ALL Middlesex County residents
-All Shred Events are rain or shine
-Old Bridge hosts the first County paper shred of the year every March.
-Old Bridge paper shred Sunday, March 24, 2024 from 9am to 12pm at the Township Municipal Complex. Click HERE for full details.

Hazardous Waste Day Events
-Open to ALL Middlesex County residents
-All Hazardous Waste Day events are rain or shine
-Old Bridge Hazardous Waste Day Sunday, June 23, 2024 from 8AM to 2PM at the Municipal Complex. Click HERE for details.

Tire Recycling - Middlesex County residents are welcome to visit ANY of these locations

Safe Syringe Program - Syringes, needles & Epi pens can be safely disposed of at participating hospitals throughout Middlesex County. Click HERE for more options.

Battery Safety - Please click here to learn about battery safety and the correct way to dispose of rechargeable batteries. Do NOT throw rechargeable batteries in the trash or recycling bin!

Paint & Fluorescent Bulb Recycling - Residents can bring paint and fluorescent bulbs to the Old Bridge Recycling Center on the 2nd Saturday of the month, all year long.


  • January 13

  • February 10

  • March 9

  • April 13

  • May 11

  • June 8

  • July 13

  • August 10

  • September 14

  • October 12

  • November 9

  • December 14

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