Listed below are questions we frequently answer. If your question is not addressed here, you can call us at (609) 771-8005 for all commercial and residential questions, or use the contact us page to send us your question via email. A customer service representative will contact you promptly.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: What time do I have to have my trash out for pickup?
A: Always have your trash out by 6:30 am on your scheduled pick up day.
Q: Do you take bulk items?
A: Yes, but you must make prior arrangements with our office.  A charge will apply according to the item(s) being disposed of.
Q: If I have to cancel service can I get a refund for unused service?
A: Yes, but only if you move, have a month or more unused credit,  or account holder should pass away.
Q: Can my account be credited for vacation or time away?
A: Yes, if you will be away for 4 weeks or more.  You must contact our office prior to you leaving.
Q: What happens if there is bad weather on the day of my pickup?
A: If our office is closed due to bad weather conditions scheduled pickups will be the following day.
Q: What is your Holiday Schedule?
A: Central Jersey Waste is closed for the following Holidays:
If your pickup day falls on one of the following days and you get picked up once a week it will be the following day. If you get picked up twice per week you lose the pickup day and pickup will occur on your second pickup day.

• New Years Day
• Memorial Day
• July 4th
• Thanksgiving Day
• Christmas Day .

Q: What items may be included in my Residential single stream bin?

A: The following material can be recyced ONLY if they are clean (free of food waste.) A good rinse should be sufficient!

• Plastics marked with numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 7 (no #6)
• Aluminum cans
• Aluminum trays and foil (cleaned)
• Aerosol cans
• Steel and tin cans
• Glass jars and bottles
• Lids to bottles, jugs, jars and other containers
• Newspapers and inserts (remove plastic sleeves)
• Magazines, catalogs, phone books
• Office and school paper
• Cardboard
• Boxboard (cereal boxes, etc.)
• Brown paper bags
• Paperback books
• Paper-only junk mail