Unacceptable Materials

Materials That Are Not Accepted at the Center

Hazardous Materials

  • Any hazardous material, including asbestos
  • Fertilizers, household cleaners
  • Chemicals, oil tanks, fuels
  • Paint and paint-related products
  • Pesticides
  • Thermostats containing mercury

To dispose of these hazardous materials, contact the Monmouth County Household Hazardous Waste Facility in Tinton Falls at 732-683-8686.

Hazardous Waste Facility Hours

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
11 am to 4 pm

8 am to 4 pm

Appliances Containing Freon or Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)

  • Refrigerators
  • Freezers
  • Air conditioners
  • Dehumidifiers

Please contact a scrap metal yard for disposal of these items.

Construction Debris, Yard Debris & Vehicles

  • Asphalt
  • Concrete
  • Boats, trailers, campers, cars/car parts
  • Construction, renovation and demolition material
  • Dirt/sand/fill
  • Sheetrock
  • Plywood, 2-by-4s, etc.
  • Grass clippings
  • Sod

To dispose of these items not accepted at the Township Recycling Center, contact Monmouth County Reclamation Center at 732-683-8686.


  • Televisions with larger than a 42-inch screen
  • Televisions with Wooden Consoles (any size)
  • Any electronic item that takes more than 1 person to pick up and place in the container (includes office copiers and bigger printers/scanners)

To dispose of these items not accepted at the Township Recycling Center, contact Supreme Computer Recycling in Bricktown (at Lakewood Industrial Park) or Monmouth Wire and Computer (phone: 732-922-3320) on Shafto Road in Tinton Falls (on the east side of the road in front of Mazza's, about 1 mile south from the traffic light at Asbury Avenue).

There will be a charge of $20 to $25 to accept a wooden console TV, and a $25 charge to accept one of the larger TVs at Monmouth Wire and Computer.