Recycling

Weekly Recycling


Please remember that trash and recycling cannot be put out any earlier than 6 p.m. the evening before your trash day (ordinance 212-15.D). For general questions regarding Trash and Recycling pick-up please call 856-589-0523.

Recycling Yard


The Washington Township Recycling Yard is located on McClure Drive off of Greentree Road across from the Police Station. It is open to Washington Township residents only every Saturday between 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Single Stream Bin Wash Township
The following items are accepted:
  • Single stream recycling (Plastics, Bottles, Cans, Cardboard, Mixed paper)
  • branches
  • E-Recycling (electronics, TV's, computers)
  • concrete
  • tires
  • metal
  • white goods
  • clothing and shoes
The following items are not accepted:
  • household trash
  • bulk trash
  • construction material
  • fencing
  • grass
  • leaves
  • hazardous waste
Proof of residency is required. No contractors are allowed. No dumping is allowed off hours. Violators will be prosecuted.

Recycling Containers
One free container per household is given to new residents (proof of residency must be provided). New recycling containers can be purchased at the Municipal Services building at a cost of $10 for a 20 gallon bin or $17 for a 32 gallon bin. Residents who are over 55 years of age can purchase a bin at half price. We also have recycling stickers free of charge that can be placed on your own container.