Recycling Schedule


Township residents are urged to continue their excellent participation in the curbside recycling program. Collection of recyclables is made every other Monday for the entire Township. Recyclables also include:

  • Aluminum Foil
  • Brown Paper Bags
  • Chipboard
  • Empty Paint Cans (Completely Empty and Washed Clean)
  • Food Boxes
  • Gift Boxes
  • Metal Coat Hangers

Newspapers - Tie with twine in bundles no more than 12 inches high. Do not use tape, wire or rubber bands to tie.

Mixed Paper - Mixed paper must be tied with twine in bundles no higher than 12." Acceptable materials include magazines, glossy catalogs, coupon and color news inserts, notebook paper, construction paper, mixed color paper, photocopy, computer and fax paper, telephone books (remove covers).

Corrugated Cardboard - Must be clean, flattened and tied in bundles.

Commingled Collection - Glass, aluminum, tin, plastic containers, juice and milk cartons can be commingled in one receptacle. Containers must be well rinsed. All caps and lids must be removed.

Glass Bottles and Jars - No window glass, dishes, Pyrex, mirrors or crystal will be accepted.

2020 Recycling Dates

Starting June 20th the recycling will be picked up on SATURDAYS. Please have your cart curbside the night before to ensure pick-up. In the event, of bad weather please follow our facebook page for cancellation alerts. If recycling is cancelled your zone will be picked up the following Saturday. For missed recycling please call PMUA directly at 908-226-2518 or

June: 3 & 20
July: 2** & 18
August: 1, 15, & 29
September: 12 & 26
October: 10 & 24
November: 7 & 21
December: 5 & 19

June: 10 & 27
July: 11 & 25
August: 8 & 22
September: 5 & 19
October: 3, 17 & 31
November: 14 & 28
December: 12 & 26

For a list of streets in each zone click the link: Zones

Clark PMUA Recycling Rules