Recycling and Solid Waste Division

The Division of Recycling and Solid Waste is responsible for overseeing the various sanitation operations that Piscataway administers.  This includes management of the Recycling/Trash Center (Mini-Dump), located adjacent to the public works building.  The Division also performs trash cleanup of illegally dumped refuse within Township properties and right-of-ways.

The Recycling and Solid Waste Division provides the following services:

  • Recycling/Trash Center (Mini-Dump): click here for schedules and for detailed information
  • Curbside leaf pickup & leaf bags: Biodegradable leaf bags will be available October 11th–December 16th at the DPW Yard Door #11, Mondays-Fridays from s 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. Credit for two free bundles of 20 leaf bags each will be included in each Service Card and the bags can be acquired by presenting your Service Card. Additional leaf bags may be purchased for $10 per bundle at the DPW office and credit will be recorded on your Service Card. Leaf bag curbside pick-up will commence on October 16th and will continue until December 30th. Leaf bags are for leaves only.
  • Household trash within the Township of Piscataway is picked up through private trash haulers which residents must retain.