Services

Recycling

The Vernon Township Recycling Center is provided as a service to the residents of Vernon. Please help to keep it clean and green. If you have any questions, please call the recycling center at 973.764.3021.

Acceptable Items

  • glass jars and bottles
  • plastic containers #1 - #7
  • aluminum and tin cans
  • cardboard and chipboard
  • newspapers
  • magazines
  • catalogs
  • junk mail
  • mixed office paper
  • telephone directories
  • paperback books
  • rechargeable batteries
  • used motor oil
  • scrap metal
  • white goods (large household appliances such as washers, dryers, refrigerators, dishwashers)

Electronic Waste

A receptacle is also provided for the safe disposal of the following types of electronics:

  • computers/laptops
  • monitors
  • computer peripherals (keyboards, mice, etc.)
  • printers
  • fax machines
  • scanners
  • televisions
  • DVD and VCR players
  • stereos
  • radios


Shredding of Residential Documents

Residents may bring their documents for shredding every Wednesday from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. There is a $5.00 charge per paper grocery bag.


Clothing Donation Bins

There are several clothing donation bins maintained by two charitable organizations—Vietnam Veterans of America and AMVETS—where residents may drop-off unwanted usable clothing.